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How long does it take to recover from dropped bladder surgery?
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: 4 to 6 weeks
After bladder support surgery, the recovery is generally considered complete after about 6 months.
But, most surgeons recommend no lifting over 10 to 15 pounds for the first six weeks and careful increases in activity until about 6 months passes. It takes about a month to get half the strength back in the tissue operated on, and about 6 months to get full strength.

In brief: 4 to 6 weeks
After bladder support surgery, the recovery is generally considered complete after about 6 months.
But, most surgeons recommend no lifting over 10 to 15 pounds for the first six weeks and careful increases in activity until about 6 months passes. It takes about a month to get half the strength back in the tissue operated on, and about 6 months to get full strength.
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