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How Long Can I Wait Before Having My Mcl Repair After It Has Been Diagnosed
The medial collateral ligament (MCL) is a wide band of tissue (a ligament) that runs along the inner side of each knee, connecting the thighbone (femur) to the shinbone (tibia), to help stabilize the knee joint. The MCL's main purpose is to prevent knees from bending too far ...Read more
It depends...: Whether you need surgery or not depends on what are your symptoms, the type and location of the meniscal tear. Typically, surgery is indicated sooner than later if you have significant mechanical symptoms (like catching, locking, giving way, and swelling), if you are a young patient, and most importantly, if your pain and disability precludes you from walking or other activities. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have recently had an ovary removed 5 days ago. I was curious how long it takes to fully recover?
Weeks: Depending if you have it removed laparoscopically just a couple weeks. If you were cut open then up to 6 weeks. ...Read more
I had pilonidal surgery 7 months ago and i started physical activities. It again got swell and fluid was lancit. How long does it take to fully recove?
Recurrence: Recurrence is one of the more common problems after pilonidal surgery. Every procedure that we offer for it has this risk. At 7 months you should be 100% recovered. If this is happening, it sounds like you may have a recurrence. See your doc for evaluation and possible re-excision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had an appendectomy 15 days ago. Ever since my uvula has been elongated. I constantly feel as if I'm choking. How long will this take to resolve?
Throat pain: Anesthesia administered will affect your breathing. That is why you are "incubated" and attached to a ventilator throughput the surgery. The tube lies against your throat and rub the delicate mucosa. Some people have sore throat pain for weeks. Contact the surgeon or your primary care physician. Discuss your current throat problem & have an evaluation. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had cyrotherapy done 2 weeks ago does that mean the HPV is gone and how long before i can have sex again?
Hopefully: Cryotherapy destroys the tissues that have been affected by hpv. Most women after cryotherapy will have an hpv negative pap. It's not a guarantee that the hpv will be gone, but it's a high probability that it will. Your cervix needs some time to heal. Most doctors recommend 2-4 weeks before resuming intercourse. There may be some blood if the cervix hasn't healed fully and you resume sex. ...Read more
How long does it take for internal stitches take to desolve after a c section. It has been 8 months after I had a C-section and my suchers haven't gone?
How long does it take to become fertile after the pill abortion? This was 6 weeks ago. I had a vag inf treated w/flagyl then long pd. Can i conceive now
Immediately: As soon as your period comes you are fertile. You can try to become pregnant at any time. Once in a while the first month you may not ovulate, but in general there should be no delay. ...Read more
Let me help: The period when an infected person is contagious depends on the age and health of the person. Studies show that most healthy adults may be able to infect others from 1 day prior to becoming sick and for 5 days after they first develop symptoms. Some young children with weakened immune systems may be contagious for longer than a week. ...Read more
How long does it take to get over effects of hydrocortisone after pituitary surgery. I have been taking it for 6 weeks. Now I am told i can stop it.
Hydrocortisone: It can take several weeks to months to get pass the side effects - you need to be tapered off the medication slowly over several days to weeks. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with FGIDs after taking Treximet once 6 months ago. I never had symptoms before. Now I have them all the time. Will this be permanent?
Possibly: Functional gastrointestinal disorders comprise a group of disorders classified by their symptoms and the part of the GI tract affected. The cause of these disorders is unknown and there is no structural or biochemical cause that could explain the symptoms. Since the cause is unknown the symptoms cannot be cured, but can be controlled with medication. Psychiatric factors are involved. See comments* ...Read more
It has been 9 months since i had my aorta replacement surgery. I have yet to be able to walk. Could you know how long it takes to recover?
I am trying for a baby and just been diagnosed with femoral hernia. Should I have surgery first, if so how long after can I start trying again?
Surgical consultation: Best to see a general surgeon for a consultation to find out. Consider all aspects of your health and life when making the decision whether it not to undergo her is repair. If it is not causing problems, then prevention is the primary reason for repair, and that is reasonable. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have been n diagnosed with endometriosis. After trying various things i now have the coil fitted one month ago how long does it take to work?
It depends: Depending on the type of repair, your surgeon may protect your weightbearing and your activities to maximize healing. If part of the torn meniscus was removed, you would be allowed to walk as soon as you feel able. However, if the torn meniscus was repaired with sutures, then you might need to use crutches (partial weightbearing) for 4-6 weeks and gradually resume walking. Check with the doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I used terozol 1, it's a single treatment. How long after should I wait before sex? My symptoms were mild, and completely gone now.
I had a full abdominal hysterectomy 5 weeks ago and wondering how long until it stops feeling bruised inside. Also when will i be able to so rowing?
Ask MD: You need to discuss this with the surgeon who performed the surgery. Not all surgeries progress the same way and your surgeon will know best. ...Read more
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