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Posted by: concerned daughter | 2012/01/19

Ovarian Laparotomy

Hi Doc,
Hope you are well.

I wonder if you can help me, my mom is 60 and they have discovered a 20cm " mass"  on her ovary.
she is having an Ovarian Laparotomy and hysterectomy tomorrow, I''m just wondering what to expect post op - you know an estimate on recovery time, how long shouldn''t she do certain stuff, what should she do ie: is walking better or is lying down etc etc. She is in a government hospital and the doctors aren''t very helpful when it comes to information.
Please help me

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Unfortunately, you will have to discuss this with the surgeon doing the operation.

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Dr Anrich

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