- Physical condition of the patient
The patient’s natural response to the body
Unfavorable or abnormal conditions after surgery
There are complications
The diet you are running
Gastric Sleeve Recovery Step by Step
There are many changes after you have a gastric sleeve. These changes aim to restore your condition after surgery and maximise your desired results. Some stages of gastric sleeve recovery are below.
- Recovery from Anesthesia
The first stage is to restore your body condition from anaesthesia. Some types of bariatric surgery use general anaesthesia. The surgeon may use neuromuscular blockade and volatile anaesthetics. This gastric sleeve recovery stage makes you aware of going through the stages of operation.
- Overcome the pain
After surgery, you feel pain and discomfort on the part of the body in operation. The second stage of gastric sleeve recovery is to overcome the anxiety. The pain you experience is caused by an incision in the area in action. The most significant part of the incision causes excessive pain. One of the gastric sleeve procedures is to make an incision to lift the abdomen in want.
An incision in the abdomen that is usually causing pain or pain and discomfort postoperative. This pain can be overcome with some medications prescribed by the doctor. You may need analgesia to help relieve postoperative pain.
- Leave the hospital
After undergoing gastric sleeve surgery, you should stay in the hospital about 1 to 2 days. During your stay in the hospital, your doctor will monitor your pulse, breathing, blood pressure and more. This monitoring to ensure that you are healthy and ready to go home. Also, during the hospital, the doctor keeps track of the progress of your operation. This is to prevent postoperative complications. After two days and you are declared healthy, you can go home.