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How Long After Gallbladder Surgery Can You Remove The Surgical Bandage
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more
"Days": When performed laparoscopically, most people go home the same day as surgery; need 2-3 days at home; may return to (office) work in 5-7 days; aerobic exercise in 1-2 weeks, and; no restrictions in 2-3 weeks. Of course (like they say on tv), results may vary depending upon the age and health of the patient. I hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long does it take minimal to mild endometriosis to return after laparoscopic conservative surgery? Removed via cauterization.
No limit: may not return if some spots left untreated they can cause problems ...Read more
How long do it take for the scar tissue to breakup and dissolve. After arthroscopic knee surgery on the minicus?
Need site of mucous: The intestinal system normally secretes mucous. It can be thought of as a self lubricating process. It usually is not connected to gall bladder removal. ...Read more
Depends: A simple gall bladder surgery done via laparoscopy does not take long - averages 30 minutes in my hospital. However, that only accounts for the surgeon's time. I'll caution you that the time spent in surgery does not correlate to quality and it's more important for you to know about your surgeon's complication rate rather than his/her speed. ...Read more
How long will you know if surgical abortion is incomplete, and can complications occur 3 wks after the procedure ?
2nd ultrasound/exam: A 2nd ultrasound and/or exam is needed in one to two weeks to make that determination when a follow up MD visit is done. ...Read more
How long after a vitrectomy does it take for the silicone oil bubble to be surgically removed and vision to return?
This depends: This depends on the stability of your retinal problem and the practice of the doctor. For certain problems, like retinal detachment from proliferative vitreoretinopathy silicone oil is left in 6-12 weeks. This is a minimum. Patients with "severe" problems can have silicone kept in for much longer. Discuss this with your surgeon. ...Read more
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