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How long does it take to recover from a total thyroidectomy?
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How long does it take to recover from a total thyroidectomy?

How long did it take you to recover from your thyroid surgery?

If you had any thyroid surgery complications, please post them, too!

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40%
 (2) 
1 week
0%
 (0) 
2 weeks
20%
 (1) 
3 weeks
40%
 (2) 
4+ weeks
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I'll let you know tomorrow =(.
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Good Luck with your thyroid surgery.  Please let us know how it goes.
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The surgery itself went well. I stayed a little longer than most due to throid storm.
But I retunred back to work after about 10 days.

Remember, it was not due to surgery for not going back after a week, but the thyroid storm. No issues.
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168348_tn?1379360675
So far, looks like 1 week and 4 weeks are the average with 2 and 3 in between.
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