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How long is recommended before returning to work after a laparoscopic appendectomy?

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In brief: Depends

What work do you do? If it were a straight forward surgery without a lot of infection, one may be able to go back to work in about a week or so.
Do not want to do heavy lifting work until released by your surgeon in possibly 4-6 weeks.

In brief: Depends

What work do you do? If it were a straight forward surgery without a lot of infection, one may be able to go back to work in about a week or so.
Do not want to do heavy lifting work until released by your surgeon in possibly 4-6 weeks.
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