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When can I exercise after carotid endarterectomy?

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In brief: Yes

You can start with gentle excercize after 2 weeks and normal rouotine excercize after 6 weeks.
It all depends on your recovery from the surgery.

In brief: Yes

You can start with gentle excercize after 2 weeks and normal rouotine excercize after 6 weeks.
It all depends on your recovery from the surgery.
Dr. Vicken Pamoukian
Dr. Vicken Pamoukian
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Dr. Tracy Berg
Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Post op restrictions

Check with your surgeon, who will know best your overall health and can best advice you on this detail.
Absent any problems, many carotid patients are back to driving and full activity by 7 to 10 days.

In brief: Post op restrictions

Check with your surgeon, who will know best your overall health and can best advice you on this detail.
Absent any problems, many carotid patients are back to driving and full activity by 7 to 10 days.
Dr. Tracy Berg
Dr. Tracy Berg
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Dr. Kevin Nolan
Surgery - Vascular

In brief: Back to full speed

That would be an answer that would require individualization.
It could be a different number of days for different patients.

In brief: Back to full speed

That would be an answer that would require individualization.
It could be a different number of days for different patients.
Dr. Kevin Nolan
Dr. Kevin Nolan
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