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What is the amount of time it takes to recover from a corn operation?

What is the amount of time it takes to recover from a corn operation?

Depends : This really depends on the area and type of procedure done. Talk to you operating surgeon about what to expect post operatively including recovery times. ...Read more

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What is the amount of time it take to recover from the removal of a tibial osteochondroma?

What is the amount of time it take to recover from the removal of a tibial osteochondroma?

Depends: Depends on location of osteochondroma. They are generally located near the knee. Most time off is due to healing of the wound that can take several weeks. If it is a pedunculated lesion it will not violate cortex too much and usually can weight bear as tolerated immediately after surgery. If it is sessile and requires alot of violation of cortex some degree of weight restriction may be requd. ...Read more

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What is the amount of time it takes to heal a fractured bone?

What is the amount of time it takes to heal a fractured bone?

6-8 weeks: In a healthy individual, bone normally takes between 6-8 weeks. If the break is severe and resulted in gapping between the fracture fragments, it may take longer to bridge the gap. ...Read more

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What is the amount of time it takes for a dry socket to fully heal?

What is the amount of time it takes for a dry socket to fully heal?

Once identified: And appropriately treated by your dentist, the pain resolves shortly thereafter. Re- applications of the medicated dressing might be needed every few days for a week or so, depending on what treatment approach is taken. Obviously avoid alcohol and cigarettes in the interim. ...Read more

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What is the time it takes to recover from a sinus infection?

What is the time it takes to recover from a sinus infection?

10-14 days: Most acute sinus infections are viral and can get better on their own in 10-14 days. If they last longer, then you may need an antibiotic for a bacterial infection. Infections can become chronic with fluctuating symptoms that can be prolonged. ...Read more

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What is the time it takes to recover from whiplash?

What is the time it takes to recover from whiplash?

Whiplash: Healing is directly proportional to the energy absorbed during the injury. So, harder impact=longer healing time. Generally speaking, this is purely a muscular problem and worsens for a day or two, and then improves thereafter over days or weeks. Rarely does whiplash produce lasting symptoms over 2-3 months (unless a lawsuit is involved, then all bets are off). ...Read more

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What is the normal period of time after an injury in which a burn patient is able to receive grafts?

What is the normal period of time after an injury in which a burn patient is able to receive grafts?

While wound is open: 1st- and 2nd-degree burns are partial-thickness wounds and heal on their own in less than 3 weeks. 3rd-degree burns are full-thickness wounds which are the ones that are skin grafted for healing. Skin grafts can be applied at any point that the wound is still open and not yet healed. ...Read more

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When the radial nerve is damaged in a fracture, how long would it take for it to recover; and is there a way to hasten the recovery process?

When the radial nerve is damaged in a fracture, how long would it take for it to recover; and is there a way to hasten the recovery process?

Nerve damage: nerve damage may be be permanent which means no improvement of your symptoms especially after 6 months expect little improvement. ...Read more

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What is the normal amount of time for a pinched nerve to heal?

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What is the normal amount of time for a pinched nerve to heal?

Pinched nerve: Pinched nerve is a term used to described nerve compression. It's difficult to say how long it takes to get better. Some of the compression can get better within days while others can become chronic. ...Read more

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What is the period of time it takes for a partially torn meniscus to heal?

What is the period of time it takes for a partially torn meniscus to heal?

6 to 8 weeks: It depends on the anatomical location of the torn meniscus. If it close to the peripheral vascular zone then it has a good chance to heal. If it is in the inner third nonvascular zone then the chances of healing are poor. ...Read more

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What is the approximate time to heal a fatty liver?

What is the approximate time  to heal a fatty liver?

It Depends: There are no specific treatments for fatty liver other than diet and exercise (as well as controlling cholesterol and diabetes). If there is just benign fat, this can resolve. However, if the liver has developed steatohepatitis (fatty hepatitis) it may not heal, despite treating the conditions that cause it. In this setting cirrhosis can develop. ...Read more

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Whats time to the recovery from a hydrocele removal?

Whats time to the recovery from a hydrocele removal?

2-3 weeks: Depending on the age of the individual, the type of repair, and other comorbidities, scrotal support and relatively minimal activity is usually recommended for 2-3 weeks to prevent recurrence or hematoma formation. ...Read more

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Will the suture method of Asian eyelid surgery last as long as the incision method? I've heard the crease from the suture method can fall out over time. Is that true? Does it happen because of a bad procedure or from something the patient does? Or is the

Will the suture method of Asian eyelid surgery last as long as the incision method? I've heard the crease from the suture method can fall out over time. Is that true? Does it happen because of a bad procedure or from something the patient does? Or is the

I'm : I'm not entirely sure what you mean by "suture method" vs "incision method". There are barbed sutures that are used for various lifting procedures but most of these have fallen out of favor for lack of long term stability. The tried and true method of incisions and sutures is the gold standard. ...Read more

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What is the maximum period of time after an injury when a burn victim is able to receive any type of reconstructive surgery like skin grafts?

What is the maximum period of time after an injury when a burn victim is able to receive any type of reconstructive surgery like skin grafts?

Really no limit: As long as you don't have other medical conditions which preclude surgery, there really is no time limit. I would encourage you to seek care from an experienced plastic surgeon to help you out. ...Read more

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How long is the hospital saty following removing a testicle from cancer and what happens after the op?

How long is the hospital saty following removing a testicle from cancer and what happens after the op?

Short stay: You'll probably stay at least overnight. The testis goes to the pathologist for a careful examination to determine what kind(s) of cancer are present and how far it's gotten within the specimen. It gets kept for a month and is then incinerated -- trust me, you don't want it back. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How painful is a Chalazion operation?! From getting the surgery to the healing time. How painful is the injection?! I have a VERY LOW pain tolerance!

How painful is a Chalazion operation?! From getting the surgery to the healing time. How painful is the injection?! I have a VERY LOW pain tolerance!

---: The burning from the injection is the worse part of the procedure. After the area in anesthetized you should feel nothing but a small pressure sensation ...Read more

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What is the amount of time it takes to cure a giant papillary conjunctivitis (gpc)?

What is the amount of time it takes to cure a giant papillary conjunctivitis (gpc)?

Much time: It takes a long time for your conjunctival lining to develop this hyperallergic response and an equally long time to eliminate it. You will be asked to stop your contact lenses, change your cleaning agents and use topical steroids for a while. It can take several months. ...Read more

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Doc....Normally for how long it will stay the chest tube to the patient and is there a chance of surviving?

Doc....Normally for how long it will stay the chest tube to the patient and is there a chance of surviving?

Certainly...: ...A chest tube is not a desperate measure, it does not mean someone is dying. As for how long it stays in, that depends of why it went in in the first place. Obviously someone who got it for an asthmatic or traumatic pneumothorax will walk away from the experience with more likelihood than someone with a malignant pleural effusion. ...Read more