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How long is it before a vasectomy becomes permanant?

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How long is it before a vasectomy becomes permanant?

Here ...: Precaution against pregnancy after vasectomy should continue until pos-vas semen exam shows no sperm. Generally, some 85% of men will have no sperm in their semen some 2 months or 15 ejaculations after vasectomy. So, it becomes permanent after no more sperm in semen; but, occasionally, post-vasectomy vas-reconnection may happen in. ...Read more

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Remission (Definition)

This is related to act of remitting.A condition or period n which something is remitted.It is not a cure. Complete remission means that there is no sign or symptoms of the condition like cancer or another condition partial remission means some ...Read more


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How long does it take for a stye to recover after it bursts?

How long does it take for a stye to recover after it bursts?

1-2 wks: I would give it approx 10 days. Keep up with the compresses. If it lasts more than 2 wks, then an ophthalmologist can give you extra help. ...Read more

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Is it possible for kapalbhati to cure gallstones? How long would it take?

Is it possible for kapalbhati to cure gallstones? How long would it take?

Probably not: Dissolving gallstones has never been successful.They are pretty much there until they are taken out . Not all gallstones need to come out. Only if they cause problems. In fact most people with gallstones don't have any problem with them . When they cause issues it is usually as upper abdominal pain experienced AFTER eating. This problem would need to be evaluated by a general surgeon. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it hurt after a frenectomy?

How long is it supposed to it hurt after a frenectomy?

Not too long: Usually there is pain like a canker sore in the mouth for 1 to 10 days. Using some dental numbing gel on the area can help. Babies can use some infant tylenol (acetaminophen) and toddlers and above can use children's Motrin for pain as well. The diet doesn't have to be restricted after the procedure. Good luck! ...Read more

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When you mean long term with clonzepram how long is long? Is 2 week a long time?

When you mean long term with clonzepram how long is long? Is 2 week  a long time?

Short-term: Using Klonopin (clonazepam) for a 2-week period would be considered short-term. Often long-term with regard to benzodiazepine usage is considered greater than one year for the purpose of research studies. For many patients, the use of benzodiazepines is intended to be only as-needed and/or relatively short term. Ssri and snri medications can be used long term. Benzos have abuse potential. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take before a sunburn stops peeling?

How long is it supposed to it take before a sunburn stops peeling?

1-3 weeks: It can take anywhere from a week to 3 weeks. In some cases, it can take longer than that. Use a cool cloth or aloe vera to help. Keep it moisturized. ...Read more

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How long to wait for a bowel movement. When is it not safe

How long to wait for a bowel movement. When is it not safe

Constipation : It is not necessary to have a bm daily. Most people develop some discomfort after 4-5 days. Certainly more than 5 days is not a "normal pattern."adequate water intake of 6-8 glasses of water daily, high fiber diet & use of a fiber supplement such as benefiber, citrucel, metamucil may be of benefit. Prunes & prune juice can also relieve constipation. If the problem persists, see your doctor. ...Read more

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How long would it take before oxycontin is out of system?

How long would it take before oxycontin is out of system?

Depends: It matters on your metabolism and renal function, enzymes etc. And, it matters if you mean just the oxycodone or its metabolites, also. Figure three to six days. But, the half-life is about 4.5 hours. So, half of it is gone in 4.5 hours and another half in another 4.5 hours. But, metabolites are different. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take before anorexia shows?

How long is it supposed to it take before anorexia shows?

Anorexia: Takes a while, due to secretiveness of the eating patterns, until it gets severe & obvious enough that it cannot be concealed anymore, or when starts to affect physical health & appearance in obvious manner. ...Read more

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How long does it typically take to recover after a mastectomy?

How long does it typically take to recover after a mastectomy?

It depends.: When a mastectomy is performed without a reconstruction, most women are hospitalized for only 1-2 days, and may return to full activities in 2-3 weeks. If a reconstruction is performed simultaneously, this may double the recovery time. These estimates may vary depending on the type of mastectomy performed, the age of the patient, and their overall health. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for a person to die after his/her heart has been removed?

How long is it supposed to it take for a person to die after his/her heart has been removed?

Acardia: The aztecs had a lot of experience with it. Brain death probably is irreversible a minute after removal but it isn't likely exact. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a child to lose a tooth once it starts being loose?

How long does it take for a child to lose a tooth once it starts being loose?

Depends: If you work at it, maybe just a few weeks, if you just let it go it can take months. It is very dependent on the motivation of the patient...Or parent. Don't just wiggle wiggle the tooth. Firm constant pressure in one direction for about 5-10 sec then the other direction for 5-10 sec repeating this will make it come out much faster. ...Read more

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How long is it normal for a Crohn's flare up last?

How long is it normal for a Crohn's flare up last?

Shouldn't flare : While flares are common, it means that the cd is not under control. The cd need more attention and better treatment. So the goal is to be under control so flares don't happen! i recommend an aggressive holistic approach, using conventional and complementary treatments, and looking at all aspects of lifestyle. ...Read more

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For how long does it take to reecover after a hemorrhoidectomy?

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For how long does it take to reecover after a hemorrhoidectomy?

Depends: It depends on how bad the hemorrhoids are and how many. Recovery may take 2 weeks or two months depending on how extensive the surgery. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a retinal detachment to occur once it has started?

How long does it take for a retinal detachment to occur once it has started?

Very quickly: A retinal detachment (rd) can occur very rapidly or over weeks depending upon the location of the tear, cause, etc. Get seen by a retinal specialist asap. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a brain biopsy? (assuming it is negative)

How long does it take to recover from a brain biopsy? (assuming it is negative)

Short time: A stereotactic biopsy does not take much time to recover from at all (hours to a couple of days). Headache is the most common side effect. Open brain biopsy done via a "burr hole" would take slightly longer -- but both are very standardized and neurosurgeons are the specialists with the longest number of years of training: 9 years after medical school. They know what they are doing. ...Read more

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How long does it take for AVN to progress in a hip once it gets started.

How long does it take for AVN to progress in a hip once it gets started.

Variable progression: AVN of the hip follows a variable timeline and, as such, requires reasonably close follow-up. Seemingly better to be picked up at N early pre-collapse stage ...Read more

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How long is it normal to bleed for after a natural miscarriage?

How long is it normal to bleed for after a natural miscarriage?

Varies: First off I am sorry to hear about the miscarriage. I know that is hard. The bleeding will continue until all has passed and the bhcg hormone resolves to zero. This can vary from person to person. Your doctor an check your hormone level and track it until it resolves. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover after a laparoscopy ans custectomy?

How long does it take to recover after a laparoscopy ans custectomy?

1-2 weeks: Normally the first 2-3 days are the worst. The n recovery is quicker after 2 weeks you should feel almost back to normal. Certainly you can do most daily activities. 4 weeks for very strenuous activity. ...Read more