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Malnutrition After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Malnutrition after weight loss surgery is a serious issue. Learn to identify the signs and symptoms, and how it can be prevented and treated. Malnutrition after having a weight loss surgery is a potentially life-threatening complication that can...

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Why Does My Throat Hurt After Surgery?

Why does my throat hurt after surgery? Learn why surgery and anesthesia can cause throat pain and what to do about it. A sore throat is considered a normal and expected issue after surgery, particularly if general anesthesia was used. Post-surgical...

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Vasectomy: Recovery

After vasectomy there is a short recovery, then tests for success. Learn about the recovery from vasectomy, reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. A vasectomy is one of the simplest forms of surgical, permanent birth control, but you still need...

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Gallbladder Surgery Long-Term Care

Long-term care after gallbladder surgery includes diet modifications or surgery for persistent symptoms. Reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. Gallbladder surgery can be successful in treating gallstones, but a significant number of people have...

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Vasectomy: What to Expect on the Day of Surgery

A vasectomy is an outpatient surgery, with variations. Find out what to expect from vasectomy surgery, reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. A vasectomy is an outpatient surgical procedure that results in permanent male sterility by preventing...

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Gallbladder Surgery: What to Expect on the Day of Surgery

Gallbladder surgery (cholecystectomy) removes the gallbladder. Surgery may be minimally invasive or open. Reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. To thoroughly understand what happens the day of gallbladder surgery, it’s important to know which...

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Amblyopia Surgery: Everything You Need to Know

Amblyopia, or lazy eye, causes vision loss. Surgery is considered if an eye defect needs surgical repair or when non-surgical treatment doesn't work. Amblyopia surgery is one of the strategies used for alleviating symptoms of amblyopia, better...

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Purpose of a Vasectomy

A vasectomy is a surgery that results in permanent birth control for men. Learn about vasectomy, reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. A vasectomy is a surgical procedure that is done to prevent men from being able to produce children. This...

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Purpose of Brain Aneurysm Surgery

Brain aneurysm surgery is a procedure to prevent or minimize the consequences of a brain aneurysm bleed. Reviewed by our board-certified surgeons. Brain aneurysm surgery is considered a lifesaving procedure that is done to prevent or minimize the...

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Complications and Problems After Surgery

Find out the answers to common questions about complications and problems after surgery like incision care and bathing. After your surgery is over, it is easy to feel like you are finished with your health issues and you just need to hurry up and...

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