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I ve lung consolidation, nodule &bronchiectasis dr.Wants to do keyhole surgery from 3angle, any idea of the recovery time if no complications afterward?

I ve lung consolidation, nodule &bronchiectasis dr.Wants to do keyhole surgery from 3angle, any idea of the recovery time if no complications afterward?

Is a relatively : Low risk procedure , in uncomplicated cases should recover in few days , you must speak to your surgeon the possible complications in your case. ...Read more

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I have a laparoscopic surgery to have my uterus detached from the fascia from previous c-section. What is the average recovery time on this procedure?

I have a laparoscopic surgery to have my uterus detached from the fascia from previous c-section. What is the average recovery time on this procedure?

Very quickly: If all the physician is doing is taking down scar tissue (which is what it sounds like) then you will have a few small (1cm) incisions which will heal very quickly. I'm guessing you'll be up doing your normal activities of life within a day or so, and you'll be pain free after 2-3 weeks. Every woman is different, but this is a minimally invasive surgery. Good luck! ...Read more

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What is the recovery time after laparoscopic surgery for exotic pregnancy tubal removal inside and out?

What is the recovery time after laparoscopic surgery for exotic pregnancy tubal removal inside and out?

Depends: Total recovery time for laparoscopic surgery varies but usually ranges from 1-2 weeks depending on the patient. Many women resume their daily activities within the first week of recovery. Factors such as your overall health, your support system at home, and your age will also be factors in your recovery. Follow up visits with your doctor are very important. ...Read more

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How long is recovery on large 9cm cyst on left ovary and fallopian tube removal by keyhole surgery, before i am able to start my ivf again?

How long is recovery on large 9cm cyst on left ovary and fallopian tube removal by keyhole surgery, before i am able to start my ivf again?

Few mobths: Wait a few months for recovery of the surgery. Not so much the cyst removal but the surgical removal of Fallopian tube is a major surgery though you underestimate it due to the modern techniques. Rest give body time to heal 3-6 months ...Read more

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Mum had large cyst removed + ovary 2 weeks ago. Didn't have keyhole surgery. Suffering shortness of breath going upstairs and all the time. She is 78?

Mum had large cyst removed + ovary 2 weeks ago. Didn't have keyhole surgery. Suffering shortness of breath going upstairs and all the time. She is 78?

Needs help: She needs immediate evaluation. Blood clots in the pelvis which travel to the lungs are a common complication of pelvic surgery. Her age places her at risk of cardiac complications like heart attack and heart failure too. Pneumonia is common after anesthesia. Have her seen as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Which stimulation therapy is good for ventral laparoscopic surgery recovery?

Which stimulation therapy is good for ventral laparoscopic surgery recovery?

Not routinely used: Ask your surgeon or use at your own risk. Drop us a note and let us know how your experiment works out. I would not recommend it. ...Read more

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I have to get laparoscopic surgery done to removed endometriosis and fibroids, how painful will it be? Recovery

I have to get laparoscopic surgery done to removed endometriosis and fibroids, how painful  will it be? Recovery

Its hard to say: Everyone's pain tolerance is different. Typical recovery from laparoscopic surgery is about 2 weeks. Assuming no complications. Talk to your doctor about pain medication usually prescribed after surgery. ...Read more

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