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How soon after my gallbladder surgery will I be able to eat?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Same day.

When performed laparoscopically, most people are able to tolerate some foods the same day.
It is not uncommon to have some nausea initially, but by 2-3 days after surgery, most people are back to their normal diet.

In brief: Same day.

When performed laparoscopically, most people are able to tolerate some foods the same day.
It is not uncommon to have some nausea initially, but by 2-3 days after surgery, most people are back to their normal diet.
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Dr. Allen Kamrava
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: <24 hours

Usually the same day if a straightforward uncomplicated surgery.

In brief: <24 hours

Usually the same day if a straightforward uncomplicated surgery.
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