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After your laparoscopy: Self-care and follow-up  
Abstract:  This handout is for women who recently had a procedure called a laparoscopy at University of Washington Medical Center. It explains what to expect during the recovery time. It includes sections on pain, incision care, vaginal spotting, scopolamine patch, bathing, diet, 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):  Postoperative Teaching; Postoperative Care; Laparoscopy; Laparoscopic Surgery
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #4194

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