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What causes fecal incontinence after appendectomy and gall bladder removal?

Mild CF. Hysterectomy, Thyroidectomy , Appendectomy, Gall Bladder removed. I am asking about my mother who I take care of. She is having fecal incontinence . She was told that the surgery to fix ...
 

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 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 ...
 

Is it safe to fly in a plane after laparoscopic appendectomy?

I had my apendix removed 3 days ago. Didnt burst doctor did the incision surgery where i have three little holes on my left side. I'm in XXXXXXX North XXXXXXX going to. Ohio which is a hour flight tomorrow ...
 

What causes excessive bloating post appendectomy?

belly is begging bigger after 4 days of no gas release after apendectomy surgery. what to do to help produce gas? ...
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What causes vomiting after appendectomy?

of all will lose the 5pounds I gained.May seem worried but before my emergency surgery I had been exercising and lost 22lbs I really don t wanna fall back ...
 

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 ... week since the surgery and they are removing my staples today...Can I travel say with in the next week ...
 

What causes swelling of stomach and hardness after undergoing open appendectomy?

Good afternoon. Five days ago I had an open appendectomy, I m at home now and the only instructions I received were to clean my wound daily just with soap and water. I don t feel very much pain ...
 

Does appendectomy causes weight gain?

I have to undergo with an appendicitis surgery after two days but I really worried to undergo with this surgery. Because most of them scared that there will be a huge weight gain after the surgery. Please tell ...
 

Spotted needle in thigh, have hip pain. Was it left in after appendectomy?

is from the surgery, I have never had any accidents with needles and I ve never partook in sewing. I don t understand this. Do you think it is possible that a surgery needle left inside me since my appendectomy 10 ...
 

What causes leg numbness after appendectomy ?

My 17 year old daughter had appendectomy yesterday at 12 noon, immediately when she woke up from ... went and got the nurse and she said it may be from positioning during the surgery and should get better ...
 

What causes dizziness and gastritis after a appendectomy?

Gyn ?.....I m 3 weeks post appendectomy. Took Cipro and Doxycycline bid/2 wks. Developed h ... be appreciated.....surgery in 9 days...f/u with allergist in 4 days. ...
 

Severe bouts of diarrhea post appendectomy. Normal?

I had an appendectomy one week ago. I had key hole surgery but they had to make a bigger cut ... and pain relief for 5 days as requested, kept my wounds clean and started showering only after I had ...
 

Panic attacks post appendectomy. Marijuana smoker. On medication. Reason for panic disorder?

of psychedelics. In my entire life I had never had a panic attack or anxiety attack. After the surgery, I ...Hello, In October of 2002, I had a trans abdominal, left appendectomy. There was a tumor the size ...
 

Is a low grade temp post appendectomy normal?

grade temp 24 hours after appendectomy normal. she is not on antibiotics and they gave her a dose ...my daughter had a laparoscopic appendectomy 24 hours ago and has been sent home. her temperature ...
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Hi I just had an appendectomy 2 days ago and i would like to know what woukd i experienc after the surgery im alaays tired and my stomachs always growling not
Hi, lap appendicectomy is not a major operation nowadays. don't worry you will feel well after 1 week of operation.
 
Can yoo have an appendectomy surgery with an STD or HIV?
yes everything is possible the doctor has to take strict precaution while doing surgery but the std or hiv is no hindrence
 
My husband had an appendectomy about 4 days ago and is experiencing dark stool is that normal?
Hello Thanks for query. surgery of Appendectomy is passing dark coloured stool. Dark coloured stool after Appendectomy is mostly due to stool mixed with blood in the large bowel that has been accumulated in the lumen of bowel during surgery. Do not worry if he does not have any other symptoms .Normally it gets cleared of within a day or two If persists you may need to consult operating surgeon.
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