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Is it a bad idea to start lifting weights while my pilonidal cyst heals?

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Yes bad idea

These heal slowly pressure sweating rubbing will delay healing bikes are bad as well.

In brief: Yes bad idea

These heal slowly pressure sweating rubbing will delay healing bikes are bad as well.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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Dr. Allen Kamrava
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: See your surgeon

Ask your surgeon.
It depends on the procedure. If it was a lay open technique, then probably not. Ultimately, your surgeon will know what technique he/she used and what the tolerance is for weight lifting.

In brief: See your surgeon

Ask your surgeon.
It depends on the procedure. If it was a lay open technique, then probably not. Ultimately, your surgeon will know what technique he/she used and what the tolerance is for weight lifting.
Dr. Allen Kamrava
Dr. Allen Kamrava
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