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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Air travel after appendectomy

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Dr. Prasad MD

how soon after a Appendicectomy can you fly ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I had my appendix out on Saturday night and am meant to be flying from london to the Netherlands on Thursday. There were no complications and it was all done laporoscopic (Sorry about spelling) the flight is one hour do... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

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 View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Arun MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)

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Dr. Manoj Hogale MD

Good day Doctor. I had a laparoscopic addendectomy on Nov 1st. No complications. Due to fly from Connecticut to Florida this coming Saturday. (11 days after the surgery) . Iam 62 yrs old, female and in good ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manoj Hogale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Arun MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Arun ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Anand M I MD

I just had a laproscopic appendectomy this past wednesday March 23rd at 1am in the morning. I had booked a scuba diving trip for the end of this month, departing March 31 for 4 nights to Utila, an island ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anand M I ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

I m a healthy 30 yr old female who just had a lap appendectomy on August 1st. I have a flight ... to confirm for me that this shouldn t be a problem to fly 2 weeks after surgery. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hi, well, the question is on behalf of my son-in-law, who is having semi-emergency appendectomy tonight at 6. He and his wife are supposed to fly vacation to New Zealand Thursday night and I m wondering ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

hello , it is not normal to for anal bleeding after appendectomy , please meet your doctor soon!

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

You should rest and not participate in any strenuous activity for at least one or two weeks following an appendectomy. During this time, you should not exercise or do any heavy lifting. Consult with your doctor...

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

It is not normal at all to break into hives after appendectomy. It may be the antibiotics or some medicines . Consult the Doctor immediately. Stop the medicines till then. You may take an antihistamine if you...