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How long does it take to heal after an appendectomy?

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Dr. Geoffrey Tyson
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In brief: Not long

That depends on the type of appendectomy done.
If it was done laparoscopically you may feel back to normal within a couple of days. If you needed a larger incision it could take weeks to a few months depending on the type of incision.

In brief: Not long

That depends on the type of appendectomy done.
If it was done laparoscopically you may feel back to normal within a couple of days. If you needed a larger incision it could take weeks to a few months depending on the type of incision.
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