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... mins in post op they let my husband take me home. ... (4 replies)
... I have been eating whatever I like, including hard foods and have only minor sore throat. Doc informed me yesterday that I am 1 in 100 patients that bleed after tonsillectomy but I apparently had some nasty tonsils that were extremely embedded. ... (94 replies)
... please read on about my experience. This is not intended to frighten anyone, but rather bring awareness if you are an adult considering this surgery. I had my tonsillectomy in 2002 at the age of 28. ... (36 replies)

... You really need to take off whatever time the doctor says. My ENT said the risk of post op bleeding is on days 3, 6, 7, 8, and 14. That's why the tell you to take 2 weeks off. And that's only if you have one post op complication. ... (17 replies)
Tonsil Stones
Nov 3, 2003
... Hello all! BTW- I forgot to add that I am 31 yrs old- and the surgery was a breeze! Last spring I looked up tonsil stones on yahoo - but didn't find this site. That's a total bummer because I would have been a little braver at my doctor's. I found out the technical name- tonsiloliths - and set up an appointment with my primary doc one day that I had the "sh** ball." ... (378 replies)
... I did not react well to the switch over to the hydrocodone on week 2. ... (0 replies)
... You may not get that second wave of pain, but please don't be surprised if it hits. I have read of so many who were on day 1 or 2 post surgery and thought it was a breeze only to be shocked by the downhill turn the recovery takes. Please look at that website I mentioned. ... (4 replies)
... This is my first post here. I wanted to make a post about how easy the recovery after my tonsillectomy was, because all I read on the Internet before my operation was how much pain I was going to be in and I was worried sick about it! ... (2 replies)
... I'm 58 years old and had my tonsillectomy on Friday, July 23, which I call Day 1. Sorry, but I have no idea what method was used. I never thought to ask. ... (168 replies)
... lucky me got to have my birthday a few days post op! ... (36 replies)
... When I was ill and vomiting blood, the bleeding stopped soon after I stopped vomiting. Cold water helped. ... (4 replies)
... I'm 58 and had my tonsillectomy on July 23. My ENT, his assistant, and many HealthBoards posters had me believing that it would be a horribly painful recovery. ... (4 replies)
... Can't help you there cause I don't really exercise. However, I remember through my extensive research that for an adult tonsillectomy, the potential for post op bleeding extends through about day 25. ... (27 replies)
... Omgosh this makes me more nervous. I actually just moved my surgery up a week so that I will have more energy for Christmas, so now my surgery is Dec. 16th. ... (10 replies)
... I'm convinced that the people who had post op bleeding did not follow directions. They did too much strenuous stuff too soon, they didn't drink enough water, and they allowed their throat to dry up too much. ... (8 replies)
... I remember reading on here that you go back to day 1 of recovery if you have bleeding that needs to be cauterized. ... (94 replies)
... ery so I know what it takes to get those suckers out so I was really scared. Once my patients leave the OR I never know how they feel afterwards. I read all the post I could find and it scared me even more. ... (94 replies)
... back to normal a week later and having been up and about. ... (3 replies)
... finitely on my mind! I am so glad you guys are okay and grateful my experience wasn't half as bad as what you guys had. You know it's funny, I wasn't afraid of bleeding out and dying...I didn't want to have to get cauterized and start from square one! Must have been the pain meds changing my sense of perspective. ... (19 replies)
... a post which was my bible during my recovery. She really outlined with such accuracy what the recovery would be like. ... (0 replies)

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