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How long after having a hysterectomy can I see a chiropractor?

How long after having a hysterectomy can I see a chiropractor?

2-4 weeks: You should confirm with your own surgeon as there may be specific restrictions in individual cases but in general 2-4 weeks shoul dbe enough recovery time in most cases. ...Read more

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Dr. Ayo Adu
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Chiropractors are licensed professionals who practice a form of alternative medicine in treating patients with health problems relating to the body's muscular, nervous, and skeletal systems. They usually focus on manipulating and adjusting the spine ...Read more


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How long after having a hysterectomy can someone have sex?

How long after having a hysterectomy can someone have sex?

6 weeks: You should have a post operative exam about 6 weeks after surgery and at that point, your doctor will examine your vagina to be sure the stitches have healed enough to have sex. If the cervix was not removed, you may be able to have sex sooner. ...Read more

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How long after having a hysterectomy will you notice the hormones change?

How long after having a hysterectomy will you notice the hormones change?

Varies: It is key to understand that hormone changes do not occur after removal of the uterus but rather after removal of the ovaries. If you still have your ovaries then you should not experience any hormonal changes. After removal of the ovaries menopause symptoms can occur almost immediately or not at all. For some the symptoms are severe enough to take estrogen replacement therapy. ...Read more

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After having a hysterectomy a few months ago I have a lot of gas is this normal if so what can I use to stop it and how long will I have gas?

After having a hysterectomy a few months ago I have a lot of gas is this normal if so what can I use to stop it and how long will I have gas?

Not common: To my knowledge, and i'm not a gyn surgeon, gassiness is not common after a hysterectomy. I would look for any changes in your diet that might have occurred at the same time, or an increase in gum chewing which can in turn lead to more air swallowing. ...Read more

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How long will you have to wait to travel after having a hysterectomy?

How long will you have to wait to travel after having a hysterectomy?

It depends. : It depends on how the surgery was performed. For minimally invasive procedures it could be as soon as a week or could be six weeks for an open hysterectomy. It would be best to discuss this with your surgeon and get their recommendation. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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How long to recover from a hysterectomy at 45?

How long to recover from a hysterectomy at 45?

Depends. : It depends on the type of hysterectomy that is performed. The less invasive the procedure the quicker the recovery. Nearly all hysterectomies can be performed using a minimally invasive technique. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to heal from a hysterectomy?

Please tell me how long it takes for to heal from a hysterectomy?

Depends. : It depends on the type of hysterectomy that is performed. The less invasive the procedure the quicker the recovery. Nearly all hysterectomies can be performed using a minimally invasive technique. Recovery time varies from about one week to about six weeks. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How long do you bleed after a davinci hysterectomy?

How long do you bleed after a davinci hysterectomy?

It varies.: After a da vinci hysterectomy, most patients have very little vaginal bleeding. If bleeding occurs, it is usually less than a period and more often described as spotting. ...Read more

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Do I still need to see my gynocolpgist after a hysterectomy?

Do I still need to see my gynocolpgist after a hysterectomy?

Absolutely: Even without a uterus (you don't mention whether your ovaries were left intact), you still need an annual pelvic exam. You may or may not need a pap smear depending upon your prior pap history, but you vagina, labia, vulva are all areas that need regular evaluation. Moreover, you should not have a mammogram done without first having a clinical breast exam by an experienced examiner, i.e., obgyn. ...Read more

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Do you bleed out of your vagina long following a hysterectomy?

Do you bleed out of your vagina long following a hysterectomy?

NO: You may have some spotting for a few days to a week, if you are worried you should have already called the doc who did your surgery, or who is going to do your surgery , because it depends on what type and what instruments are used he or she should be answering that ? For you ! ...Read more

Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Hysterectomy (Definition)

The entire uterus (womb), cervix, the part protruding into the vagina, and ...Read more