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Recovery period for lipomectomy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   i have a lipoma on my foot its pretty large and i'm having a general surgeon remove it how long is the recovery time for this type of surgery
User :   i'm going to XXX a week and half after my surgery
Doctor :   1week
User :   so i should be fine with rides and walking alot
User :   also is it normal to be extremely thirsty after having anesthesia?
Doctor :   Its difficult to say whether the scar will be strong enough to
Doctor :   bear the walk in XXX
User :   so basically take it easier than usual
Doctor :   Yes
User :   thank you
Doctor :   You are welcome
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