Just had a laparotomy for an ectopic pregnancy. Was supposed to be laparoscopic, but turned out it couldn't be done that way for whatever reason.
Any suggestions for sleeping more comfortably? Diet? What to do when sneezing? Coughing? Is shapewear recommended to help with the pressure? How long does ones usually wait until getting back into sports (hockey? non contact).
hi i am sorry i cant be any help as i am due to have my laprotomy in 2 weeks time, i was just wondering if you are able to tel me more about the operation, about the pain, whether u experienced any pain waking up after surgery, everyone keeps telling me due to pain killerz it wont be any pain, but i am not convinced lol, can you please share your experience many thanks
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