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After your abdominal surgery: Self-care and follow-up  
Abstract:  This handout is for women who have recently had abdominal surgery at University of Washington Medical Center. It explains what to expect during the recovery time, and includes sections on activity precautions, managing pain, eating and drinking, incision care, bowel and bladder problems, and when to call the doctor.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2013, November 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Women's Health Care Center
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Symptoms and General Pathology; Self Care; Postoperative Teaching; Postoperative Care; Abdominal Surgery
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #4193

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