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How long to recover from botox?

Dr. Joshua Fox Dr. Fox
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How long to recover from botox?

Botox recovery: Usually people go back to work immediately .There may be slight bruising and rarely and slight crusting. ...Read more

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Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injection (Definition)

Botox is a medicine that causes muscles to relax. It is commonly used to improve the appearance of deep facial lines or wrinkles between the eyebrows. It is also used to relieve migraine, and in certain conditions that involve muscle spasm. ...Read more


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How long to recover from scoliosis surgery?

How long to recover from scoliosis surgery?

Generally months: Since this involves a fusion, it takes months to up to one year for a fusion to fully heal. Your activity level will increase over this time as guided by your surgeon. ...Read more

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How long to recover from pleuritis?

It depend on the : Cause and if it is acute or chronic, acute one it take about 2 weeks with the proper medications, in chronic cases go on for month tell the under lying cause improved. ...Read more

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How long can it take someone to recover from facial reconstruction?

How long can it take someone to recover from facial reconstruction?

Depends: Facial reconstruction can be as simple as a closure of a simple wound to extremely complex such as the use of microsurgery and free flaps. Facial transplantation also falls under this category which can take more than 24 hours of surgery. Thus recovery is always procedure specific and also related to your other related medical conditions. ...Read more

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How long to recover from aspirin od?

How long to recover from aspirin od?

It depends: It depends on the severity of the overdose. Some never recover. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from botulism?

How long does it take to recover from botulism?

Depends...: The severity and time to recover from this toxin- induced neurological disease varies on the amount of toxin ingested and the time of toxin. Serotype a is generally more severe than the other usual types, b and e. It can be days to months. Also the rapid use of antitoxin can assist in lowering the time to recovery. ...Read more

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How long it will take to recover from parathyroidectomy?

How long it will take to recover from parathyroidectomy?

5 to 7 days: As a minimally invasive thyroid/parathyroid surgeon, my patients routinely leave 4 to 6 hours after surgery talking, walking and eating without a drain and usually with a 1 inch incision. They usually go back to work 5-7 days later. ...Read more

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How long can you recover from thyroid surgery?

How long can you recover from thyroid surgery?

Should be <6 weeks: Varies for many, but wound strength maxes out at 4 weeks, and levels off through 6. Other causes of pain, immobility, hormone insufficiency, and possible hypocalcemia are variable. Most people take 2-3 weeks to return to usual activities. ...Read more

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How long time to recover from diverticulitis?

How long time to recover from diverticulitis?

Few weeks: Each person is different & have differing degrees of infection from diverticulitis. One should start feeling better in a few days, but may take a few weeks to get back to a normal high fiber diet with normal bowel movements. Would need to wait some weeks for healing before considering colonoscopy too, if it is indicated for your condition. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from radiofrequency ablation?

Not long: Recommendations vary and you should discuss with the physican who performs the procedure. Most of my patients are back to full activities in 2 days. ...Read more

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How long to recover from herina surgey?

How long to recover from herina surgey?

2-6 wks: Depends on a lot of things that are not in the control of the surgery: how you react to pain, the size of the hernia, the approach, the nerves involved. Could be a piece of cake, could be a pain for a while. Good luck. Walk a lot, use ice and advil- and be good. ...Read more

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How long will it take to recover from back surgery?

How long will it take to recover from back surgery?

Ask your surgeon as: Factors including age, health, physical & mental condition at time of surgery as well as type & extent of surgery. Complications or their absence plays a role. Minimally invasive surgery v open surgery makes a difference as does the case if a revision surgery or if it includes a fusion v decompression. The approach of the surgery through the abdomen, chest, back or combination factors in too. ...Read more

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How long to recover from pinched nerves?

How long to recover from pinched nerves?

75% are better : Between 2 -12 weeks with only 10% needing surgery when due to a disc herniation. Treatment includes guided exercise, activity modification, medication for symptom relief and possibly epidural steroid injections. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from neck surgery?

How long does it take to recover from neck surgery?

Depends what surgery: Most of the common neck surgery require very brief time to recover , will go home same day or next day some like radical neck resection, laryngectomy ( removal of voice box ) will take wks even months as they require extensive post op rehabilitation, like voice training stomal care etc ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from eyelid surgery?

How long does it take to recover from eyelid surgery?

Varies...: Much will depend on exactly what type of eyelid surgery you are having done. For example, recovery will vary depending on whether you are having upper and/or lower blepharoplasty surgery performed. There is also variability among different patients. Therefore, best to run this question by your plastic surgeon for as accurate advice as possible. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from a facelift?

How long does it take to recover from a facelift?

About 1 Week: Most will notice a 2-3 day period of swelling and possible bruising. This is usually gone to the point where most observers would not see the "obvious" signs of having had surgery. Pain is mild and usually patients can take plain tylenol (acetaminophen) by the 2nd or 3rd day. Many md's will recommend that you wear a "wrap" garment for several days after the procedure. Most of my patients are back to work at 1 wk. ...Read more

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How to recover from depression?

How to recover from depression?

Your Dr can assess: For mood disorder ; underlying medical conditions that may be causing symptoms. Talking therapy (cognitive behavioral therapy or insight oriented psychotherapy) is important for lasting change. Psychiatric meds may be indicated. Don't isolate. Spend time w people. Use your support system. Get out. Don’t stagnate at home. Get at least 8 hrs of sleep/ night ; eat healthfully. Daily aerobic physical. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from sternotomy surgery?

How long does it take to recover from sternotomy surgery?

Sternotomy: Sternotomy is the cutting of the sternum, a bone, to access your heart and chest cavities. The bone is wired close with several wires. Like any bone, takes 6 weeks to heal to 80%. Your surgery team will be the best to tell you specifics about your case. Also your surgery team will know what operation was done using the access provided by sternotomy. ...Read more

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How long should it take to recover from brain surgery ?

How long should it take to recover from brain surgery ?

Depends: It depends on the location and pathology and size and any preoperative deficit. Even with a small lesion in a relatively "safe" area, people can feel run down for several weeks after surgery. ...Read more

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How long can it take to recover from starvation mode?

Up to one year: Leptin, the hormone which regulates how your fat cells use energy and store fat, controls your metabolic set point. It is directly related to your bmi. It takes several weeks to months to. "reprogram" tis hormone to a lower bmi or set point. ...Read more