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How long it will take internal stitches to cure after a left ovarian removed surgery?

How long it will take internal stitches to cure after a left ovarian removed surgery?

It depends...: On what type of suture material was used and the thickness of the suture. Without knowing the answer to both of those, it's difficult to tell exactly. They may have even used non-absorbable sutures. ...Read more

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How long does ovarian tumor removal surgery take?

How long does ovarian tumor removal surgery take?

Short to long time: If an ovarian malignancy arises and is contained in a cystic structure, a laparoscopic resection in about 1/2 hr. Can suffice. If an epithelial tumor has metastasized to omentm and seeded serosa of bowel, debulking to 1-2 cm and omentectomy plus hysterectomy is needed which can take several hrs. ...Read more

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How long is it normal to wait for surgery to remove an ovarian cyst with septations the size is 10 cm?

How long is it normal to wait for surgery to remove an ovarian cyst with septations the size is 10 cm?

Depends: Their is not a specific amount of time. This usually would not need to be performed immediately. If you have pain, an elevated CA-125, a family history of ovarian cancer or some other concerning feature then that would increase the urgency. Regardless, I would not wait to long. Several weeks would not be uncommon depending on the surgeon's and hospital's schedule. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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How long does it take for ovarian cysts to go away? I have had it for 3 months now and it still hurts bad. Will I need surgery?

How long does it take for ovarian cysts to go away? I have had it for 3 months now and it still hurts bad. Will I need surgery?

Depends on the size: It depends on the size of the cysts and how severe are the symptoms
you can take anti inflammatory medicines like Motrin for pain and discuss with your doctor how big the cysts are and what treatment will be best for you. Sometimes hormonal treatment with birth control pills can reduce the size and orevent cysts from forming. Not all cysts need surgery. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from an ovarian cyst removal surgery?

How long does it take to recover from an ovarian cyst removal surgery?

Usually a day or two: Ovarian cysts are sometimes removed surgically, usually with laparoscopy. This involves inserting instruments through 1/4 inch incisions. Recovery time from laparoscopic surgery is usually only a couple of days. ...Read more

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How long after a c section can I begin using tampons again? I'm 7 weeks post surgery

How long after a c section can I begin using tampons again? I'm 7 weeks post surgery

Not for, but for...: Tampons should not be used for bleeding related to the C-section still healing, so avoid them until you've completely healed. That is, the internal wound where the placenta was attached to the uterus. That said usually at 6 weeks after C-section, if all bleeding has stopped, your doctor will give the green light to use tampons with the next menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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How long is recommended off work after keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, 5cm inside ovary?

How long is recommended off work after keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, 5cm inside ovary?

ASK the doc who: Did your surgery, please call him or her today, your surgeon should have already told you, that is part of your post-op care so call your surgeon today as your surg knows how your surg went and he or she is the only one who should tell u. ...Read more

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How long does an ovarian cyst removal operation take through keyhole surgery? And how likely are risks?

How long does an ovarian cyst removal operation take through keyhole surgery? And how likely are risks?

Depends: This depends on many factors including your body habitus, the size and consistency of the mass, skill of the surgeon etc. Typically if it is straightforward then it may be as short as 15 minutes. Add anesthesia time and setup and maybe it becomes 30 minutes from the time you go in, to the time you go out, of the or. Complications are not very common if it is routine. ...Read more

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How long to go back to work after appendecto and ovarian cyst on the left side same time by malpractice surgery?

You need to ask the: Doc who did your surg as that doc knows how everything went and u didn't say what type of surg you had, laparoscopy, robot open? And did you have any problems after like bleeding or infection, etc. Or none, so call you surgeon and ask him or her, and don't go sue the doc unless there was really something that happened or was done that was below the standard of care so get a 2nd opinion if neces. ...Read more

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How long should I wait after getting a tattoo before I go for surgery to remove ovarian cysts?

How long should I wait after getting a tattoo before I go for surgery to remove ovarian cysts?

Ask your surgeon: Some surgeons are cautious about performing surgery immediately after tattoo placement as needles from the procedure can inject bacteria from the skin into the blood stream increasing the risk that the 2nd surgery may be compromised by a blood borne infection. Other surgeons are not so concerned so ask your surgeon how they feel about your question. ...Read more

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Just had keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, how long until I can exercise again, for example sit ups etc?

Just had keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst, how long until I can exercise again, for example sit ups etc?

Check with surgeon: The person who did the procedure and is best aware of your physical status is the most qualified individual to tell you how rapidly you are able to resume full exercise. Call them. ...Read more

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How long should bloating last for following keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst? And are there any ways to reduce the bloating?

How long should bloating last for following keyhole surgery to remove ovarian cyst? And are there any ways to reduce the bloating?

No: Your "bloating" most likely is due to retained gas inside the intra-abdominal cavity and not due to typical "gas pains". This retained gas should be expected to get reabsorbed within the next 24-48 hours following surgery. ...Read more

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After how long will the menstrual cycle begin after laproscopy? I had an ovarian cyst removed and scar tissue was also found during surgery.

After how long will the menstrual cycle begin after laproscopy? I had an ovarian cyst removed and scar tissue was also found during surgery.

2 to 4 weeks: If the lining of the womb (endometrium) was also removed then it will be closer to 4 weeks. Your treating GYN can also give you an approximation at your 2 week check up appointment. ...Read more