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Old 12-21-2004, 05:11 AM   #1
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surgery recvery?

hey everyone. this is pretty much a general question about surgery. I had urethral surgery almost a month ago and i was wondering how long does it take for the body to fully recover. Ive never had surgery before so i have no real idea. theres still stiches in there(they fall out on their own)and the areas still sore.Like i said just a general question as to how long it should take for recovery.

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Old 12-21-2004, 05:40 PM   #2
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Re: surgery recvery?

It really depends on the surgery. I had surgery to remove a tumor from my neck and that took about 1 month. This summer I had a brain tumor removed and I am still recovering. I really think it dpepends on the surgery and how long you were under anthestia too. Hope you feel better soon.
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Old 12-21-2004, 07:42 PM   #3
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Re: surgery recvery?

yeah,the areas gotten much better. Its still sore and red though. However it is in a place were urine and germs are constantly exposed to it so im sure that makes it a little harder to heal.

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