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How long does it take a ruptured spleen to heal without treatment?

How long does it take a ruptured spleen to heal without treatment?

Splenic injury : The length of time required for a splenic injury to heal will invariably depend on the grade on the injury ( i.e. Severity of the injury). It can take six weeks to several months for a complete recovery. ...Read more

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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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How long does it take to heal a ruptured spleen?

How long does it take to heal a ruptured spleen?

At least 3 months: We recommend to maintain precautions for at least three months, and in high risk patients (like someone playing contact sports) to obtain a repeat scan before being cleared to resume the risky activity. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a bruised spleen to heal ?

How long does it take for a bruised spleen to heal ?

It depends on the--: -grade. I-IV. I=care for about2-4weeks, II=3-5, anything above is much more serious & U should follow the instructions from Ur treating MD. preferably a surgeon. Since U most likely had an MRI U need follow the advice of Ur treater. The spleen is easy to injure @ surgery just by a gentle poke of a finger, & very vascular so any bleeding from it is life threatening. ...Read more

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How long it takes to heal a ruptured spleen?

How long it takes to heal a ruptured spleen?

Perhaps 6-12 months: Most ruptured spleens are due to trauma, in which case most of the time they are surgically removed. You can live without a spleen, though it does have some impact of immune function. Iron storage (also done in bone marrow and liver), and old red blood cell destruction (life of an RBC is 100 days). Must avoid any contact sports or further trauma to that area (left upper quadrant of abdomen). ...Read more

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How long does it take for a ruptured appendix to kill you?

How long does it take for a ruptured appendix to kill you?

Depends: The overall chance of dying (mortality rate) has been reported at 30% from time periods before surgery was an option. So a ruptured appendix was not usually fatal, although clearly one would be very sick for months or years.. These data are clearly skewed, since one would have to die and then have an autopsy, so the actually mortality rate is lower. If a patient dies, it could take days to months. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a lacerated liver to heal?

How long does it take for a lacerated liver to heal?

Check out this link: Follow up with your dr for serial liver tests and ultrasound. Take care! http://www.Ask.Com/question/heal-a-lacerated-liver. ...Read more

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How long does it take to heal from a pelvis fracture.?

How long does it take to heal from a pelvis fracture.?

8-12 weks: It depend on the fracture and how sever it is. And the methods of treatment. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a liver laceration to heal?

How long does it take for a liver laceration to heal?

Liver heals good: Liver has tremendous resilience I have seen improvement in 6 weeks but I am certain about statistical data. ...Read more

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How long does a ruptured ovarian ulcer take to heal?

How long does a ruptured ovarian ulcer take to heal?

Cyst?: Do you mean ovarian cyst? There is no such thing as an ovarian ulcer. An ovarian cyst resolves when it ruptures. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a broken jaw?

How long does it take to recover from a broken jaw?

Broken jaw: It depends on the type of break, where the break took place, whether or not surgery was needed to reset the jaw alignment, etc. Could take weeks. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a dacryocystorhinostomy?

How long does it take to recover from a dacryocystorhinostomy?

3 months is typical: A dacryocystorhinostomy involves the acute surgery, from which recovery is 1-2 weeks and a 3-6 month interval for the new tear drainage tunnel to develop a well formed epithelial lining so that it can function for you. At that point the stent tubing can be removed. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take to recover from a torn acl?

How long does it usually take to recover from a torn acl?

It really varies.: Recovery from ACL tears vary greatly depending on the severity of tear, if it was surgically repaired or managed with physical therapy etc. Recovery can be as short as a few weeks but can also be months as each case is unique. Exercises to strengthen the muscles around the knee are important for recovery and prevention of future injury. Results are promising with patience and a good rehab program. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from an elbow injury without surgery?

How long does it take to recover from an elbow injury without surgery?

Depends.: Depends on what the problem is. Only a matter of weeks if its something like tendinitis. Or, it can take months if there is something more serious going on with the joint. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take for a quad strain take to heal fully?

Long: Usually 4-10 weeks, depending on the severity of trhe strain. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take to cure a broken rib?

How long does it usually take to cure a broken rib?

Gnenrslly 3-6 weeks: It depends on the severity and if there is an associated flail chest or punctured lung or hemopneumothorax which require urgent care. However in the vast majority of cases nothing is done. This will take a minimum of 3 weeks for callus formation to stabilize the fracture and decrease pain but may take up to two years for complete healing. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a vitrectomy?

How long does it take to recover from a vitrectomy?

Depends: Recovery can be defined as the time to be free of symptoms, or the time when the vision is improved or restored. The time frame can be several weeks to several months. It also depends upon any underlying disease such as diabetes which can prolong recovery. ...Read more

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Ruptured Spleen (Definition)

Ruptured spleen = disruption of structure of spleen - can be external cause like trauma or internal ...Read more


Rupture (Definition)

When a hollow structure like an blood vessel, a cyst, bladder, bowel, etc bursts we ...Read more