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How long is the recovery period for carotid end-arterectomies?

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Dr. Yoshihiro Yamamoto
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Usually very short

If you had no stroke prior to the surgery and immediately after the surgery, we expect the recovery to be very smooth and brief.

In brief: Usually very short

If you had no stroke prior to the surgery and immediately after the surgery, we expect the recovery to be very smooth and brief.
Dr. Yoshihiro Yamamoto
Dr. Yoshihiro Yamamoto
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Dr. Robert Singer
Neurosurgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Brief

Patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy typically spend 2-3 days in the hospital.
Wound healing usually takes place over 2 weeks. Consult your surgeon for specifics.

In brief: Brief

Patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy typically spend 2-3 days in the hospital.
Wound healing usually takes place over 2 weeks. Consult your surgeon for specifics.
Dr. Robert Singer
Dr. Robert Singer
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