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How long do you have to stay in the hospital after a salpingectomy?

How long do you have to stay in the hospital after a salpingectomy?

Less than 5 days: If it is done laparoscopically then you may be released within a few hours. If major surgery was required, you might have to stay a few days. ...Read more

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Thyroid (Definition)

The thyroid is an endocrine gland that sits in the lower part of the neck. It produces thyroid hormone - which ...Read more


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How long do I have to stay in the hospital after I have bariatric surgery?

How long do I have to stay in the hospital after I have bariatric surgery?

Depends: The typical hospital stay for a healthy band, bypass, or sleeve patient is usually less than 24 hours for a first time procedure. The experience of the surgeon and hospital play a role however. Some bands and sleeves are actually done outpatient. Insurance sometimes requires an overnight stay such as medicare. The patients underlying medical conditions and weight may necessitate longer stays. ...Read more

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How long will my ganglion cyst surgery be? And how long do I have to stay in the hospital afterwards?

How long will my ganglion cyst surgery be? And how long do I have to stay in the hospital afterwards?

Easy questin: The producer will take about 15-20 minutes, and you will the hospital in about hour after that. That the normal course. ...Read more

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How long should you normally stay in the hospital after you have breast cancer surgery?

How long should you normally stay in the hospital after you have breast cancer surgery?

Depends: Whether is is lumpectomy, mastectomy, mastectomy with immediate reconstruction, and method of reconstruction, and of course your general medical condition.If it is lumpectomy, 0-1 days, mastectomy 1-3 days. ...Read more

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How long will i stay in the hospital if im having a deep neck resection surgery?

How long will i stay in the hospital if im having a deep neck resection surgery?

Depends: That largely depends on your recovery time. You are young so if you are otherwise healthy and surgery goes well it's possible you could be released quickly. Your surgeon is really the only one who can beat predict your length of stay. ...Read more

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After shoulder replacement surgery how many days do you have to stay in the hospital?

After shoulder replacement surgery how many days do you have to stay in the hospital?

Usually overnight: Some joint replacement surgeries are done as an outpatient. How the surgery goes and post-operative pain control will determine how soon you can go home. Usually, patients will get home the same day or next. Regional anesthetic helps with post-operative pain control. Talk to your surgeon and anesthesiologist. ...Read more

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How long do you have to stay in hospital after hernia repair?

How long do you have to stay in hospital after hernia repair?

Same day: Most of the time after hernia repair will go home on the same day, however complex abdominal hernias that require extensive reconstruction, or after removal severe adhesion s, or hernia requiring bowel resections, may require one day to few days. Most common inguinal hernia repair patients go home immediately after the procedure. ...Read more

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How long do patients have to stay in hospital after mastectomy?

How long do patients have to stay in hospital after mastectomy?

Depends: Hospital stay depends on each individual patient and their respective surgeries. In my practice, a patient who undergoes a routine, uneventful total mastectomy can be discharged home the day after surgery. ...Read more

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How long do you have to stay in the hospital after having a chest tube thoracostomy?

How long do you have to stay in the hospital after having a  chest tube thoracostomy?

"Days": A chest tube is most often placed to treat a collapsed lung (pneumothorax). This allows the hole that caused the pneumothorax to seal, typically within 1-3 days. Once it is sealed, the tube can be removed and one can go home. ...Read more

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How long are you in the hospital after a thyroid storm?

How long are you in the hospital after a thyroid storm?

Depends: It really depends on how long it takes a patient to stabilize. Patient age, underlying health issues, and severity of the thyroid storm are all factors. ...Read more

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My godmother just got diagnosed with appendicitis at the hospital. If they do surgery, how long will she be in the hospital and how long to recover?

My godmother just got diagnosed with appendicitis at the hospital. If they do surgery, how long will she be in the hospital and how long to recover?

Depending: On the technique used for the appendectomy and on whether perforated or simple, probably 1-3 days usually tending toward the lesser. Also can be impacted by her other comorbid health issues. Full recovery to unlimitted activity is 6 weeks usually. ...Read more

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How long do you stay in the hospital for hemorrhoid surgery?

How long do you stay in the hospital for hemorrhoid surgery?

Usually: A few hours as an outpatient procedure. Ask your doctor about your surgical plans. ...Read more

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I'm wondering how long do sutures last in your mouth after having dental surgery and how long are you supposed to be in pain?

I'm wondering how long do sutures last in your mouth after having dental surgery and how long are you supposed to be in pain?

Depends on type..: There are different suture material used for different surgical procedures, but generally the sutures are either self resorbing, or non-resorbable ones. The resorbable ones , like gut or vicryl, normally start breaking down between 2-4 weeks. The non-resorbable ones , like silk or nylon materials should be removed normally @ 7-14 days...; generally, after 10 days you should normally be pain free. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how much time should I expect to stay in the hospital after major knee reconstructive surgery?

Depends: Type of surgery ; your health often dictate length of stay. Many are released within 24--72 hours including some joint replacement surgeries. Careful rehab and care programs should be carefully followed. You will stay until wound sites improve and self-care possible. Many are using biocellular treatments in conjunction with surgery, this may shorten your post-surg course. ...Read more

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How long after a aneurysm surgery do you have to stay off work?

How long after a aneurysm surgery  do you have to stay off work?

Depends: What kind of aneurysm and what surgery ? For open abdominal aortic surgery around six weeks , for endovascular stent graft one to two weeks. ...Read more

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