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Gaining weight after appendectomy

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Suggest treatment for pain after appendectomy

Hi i had appendectomy done 1 month ago,stil after eating i find pain in abdomen which subsides after few hours of eating.cant eat in da amount i used to eat before. I had neuroendocrine tumor in my ...
 

How soon can I travel after appendectomy?

how soon after a Appendicectomy can you fly ...
 

What causes numbness in abdomen after an appendectomy?

I had an appendectomy 3 weeks ago by open surgery and I am still experiencing pain at the wound after moving about. Is this normal? I also have a numb feeling across my abdomen. I am not taking any ...
 

Suggest treatment for excessive bloating after appendectomy

i have apendectomy surgery 4 days ago and no passing of gas yet. my belly becomes too big. is this normail. what should i do to help me to pas gas
 

What causes itching in the incisions after an appendectomy?

My 13 year old daughter had an appendectomy (laparoscopic) 5 months ago. Everything went smoothly but she is complaining that over the last week the site of one of her incisions is itching. Could she get ...
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Can appendectomy lead to weight gain and can this be prevented?

people that we gain weight after recovery. what is the reason for that and what is solution for staying in same weight, because my height is 175 and my weight is around 75 kg ...
 

Suggest treatment for tongue and throat swelling after appendectomy

weekend of June I went to the ER with a pain in my right hip, nausea and vomiting. After an MRI it was decided that I needed an appendectomy. Surgery went great. Went home on Tuesday and was given a clean bill ...
 

Does appendectomy causes weight gain?

Hi Dr., I had an appendectomy a few years ago, and ever since, I have really packed on the pounds. Can an appendectomy cause weight gain? I have always been thin. I am 6 2 tall, and up until I was 35 ...
 

Have dizziness after appendectomy. Is this normal?

I had an emergency appendectomy 2 weeks ago today. This week I started feeling dizz and today my ... doctor. My co workers looked at me like I was crazy. I am 49 years old, a little over weight, female. So ...
 

Is it safe to travel after appendectomy?

I had a difficult apendectomy (open) surgery which took over 3 hours. I m 54 yrs old 6 4 290lbs, I had a angioplasy (no Stents) in february/11 one blocked secondary branch, I take lopressor 12.5mg 2 x a day plavix. I had a trip from Los Angeles to...
 

Excessive burping after appendectomy.

my son had an appendectomy about a month ago and since then he has been burping excessively ... be related somehow to the appendectomy or is it just a normal symptom that goes with the flu. He has never ...
 

What are post appendectomy complications?

bowels , a common after effect of an appendectomy, what does he mean and could this be a recurrent ...My 16 yr old son had an emergency appendectomy 2 weeks ago and last night had vomiting, diarrhoea ...
 

Can appendectomy cause constipation?

Dear Dr. Narasi, I have been suffering from constipation after I had an appendectomy 7 years ago. I ... and discomfort. My question is : Does/Can appendectomy cause constipation? and what will be the best way to solve ...
 

What are the rehabilitation exercises which help one get fit after appendectomy?

10 days ago my son (17) underwent surgery for a ruptured appendix. He was a fit young kid before the operation but throughout his stay in hospital he had eating problems and lost a lot of weight. He is now ...
 

Slight pain in testicles, stomach. Taking ibuprofen. Appendectomy done. Is this normal?

I am 5 weeks post op from an appendectomy. I took two weeks off from work and was cleared after ... cleared me to resume weight training after those two weeks just telling me to start slow. I felt great ...
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I had an apendectomy ten days ago and the last three days ive had anal bleeding, soreness and tender
hello , it is not normal to for anal bleeding after appendectomy , please meet your doctor soon!
 
Is purple,red,green and yellow bruising on my right side common, weeks after an appendectomy?
could be an infection,consult surgeon
 
I had laparoscopic appendectomy one week ago. How long before i can golf again? Push ups? Itching to do something physical. Had staples removed today.
Hi, Rest for another week then start gentle exercise. Increase the intensity and I would expect you could golf again by 3 weeks after surgery. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger
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