Although surgeries to treat diverticulitis differ, recovery time for colon resection surgery averages four to eight weeks, states Oregon Surgical Specialists. This includes an in-patient period of four to eight days duri... More »

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Although a liquid diet is not a cure for diverticulitis, it is prescribed in mild or severe cases and when taking antibiotics to give the digestive system a rest, states Mayo Clinic. Treatment can also include surgery in... More »

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Diverticulitis surgery is the removal of the diseased part of the colon. This surgery may be necessary if a person has repeated attacks of diverticulitis, high risk of repeated attacks or an abnormal opening between the ... More »

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Following colon resection surgery for diverticulitis, hospitalization is standard for four to eight days to ensure appropriate healing and function of the colon; a nasogastric tube is generally used to keep the stomach e... More »

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A full recovery from traditional gallbladder removal surgery, or open cholecystectomy, is four to six weeks, according to the Mayo Clinic. In contrast, typical recovery from the less invasive laparoscopic gallbladder sur... More »

Recovery from hemorrhoid surgery generally takes about two weeks, but, in some cases, full recovery may take between three and six weeks, as WebMD explains. The procedure of surgically removing hemorrhoids is called hemo... More »

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The recovery period for hiatal hernia surgery is two to three weeks with laparoscopic surgery and four to six weeks with open surgery, according to Aria Health. Patients who go through the laparoscopic surgery normally s... More »

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