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I had open gall bladder surgery how long will it take to be fully healed?

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In brief: 1 month

I usually tell my patients to avoid heavy lifting or activity for one month.

In brief: 1 month

I usually tell my patients to avoid heavy lifting or activity for one month.
Dr. Robert Fried
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In brief: See below

Usually about 4 to 6 weeks before you can do all heavy activities or heavy exercises.
Over the first 1 to 2 weeks after surgery, start increasing light activities such as walking or treadmill if ok with your surgeon.

In brief: See below

Usually about 4 to 6 weeks before you can do all heavy activities or heavy exercises.
Over the first 1 to 2 weeks after surgery, start increasing light activities such as walking or treadmill if ok with your surgeon.
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
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