• Has anyone experienced a gallbladder, lymph node, liver resection?

    Asked by Joy535 on Wednesday, October 10, 2012

    Has anyone experienced a gallbladder, lymph node, liver resection?

    I'd like to know what the recovery is like from this major surgery.

    2 Answers from the Community

    • GregP_WN's Avatar

      https://www.whatnext.com/users/lori726 Lori had a liver resection, click the link to go to her profile and leave her a msg

      about 4 years ago
    • Nursnana's Avatar

      On October 29th I will have a small part of my liver and all the lymph nodes removed and sent to the Pathologist to check for cancer. That will determine what stage the cancer is and what treatment I will need. I asked my surgical oncologist what the recovery would be like. He told me it would be similar to getting my gall bladder removed 6 weeks ago. My cancer was discovered when they removed my gall bladder. The first week I had a lot of pain and needed help with getting up to the bathroom, help with my bath. Each day I felt a little better, and could get up easier. I hope we can keep in touch! :)

      about 4 years ago

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