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My daughter had her appendix removed, how long will her hospital stay be if its uncomplicated?

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Dr. Frazier Frantz
Surgery - Pediatric
4 doctors agree

In brief: 24 hours

Once the appendix is removed for acute appendicitis, the recovery is quick.
There is prompt return of bowel function and diet tolerance. Most patients are discharged how the following day.

In brief: 24 hours

Once the appendix is removed for acute appendicitis, the recovery is quick.
There is prompt return of bowel function and diet tolerance. Most patients are discharged how the following day.
Dr. Frazier Frantz
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Dr. George Chiang
Pediatrics - Urology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Open or Laparoscopic

She would normally stay in the hospital for 0-1 days if it's uncomplicated and performed laparosocpically.

In brief: Open or Laparoscopic

She would normally stay in the hospital for 0-1 days if it's uncomplicated and performed laparosocpically.
Dr. George Chiang
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Dr. Troy Reyna
Surgery - Pediatric

In brief: A day

Uncomplicated appendectomy which is usually done laparoscopically can be home within 24 hour of surgery.

In brief: A day

Uncomplicated appendectomy which is usually done laparoscopically can be home within 24 hour of surgery.
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