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Parotidectomy, experiences please.

(5 Posts)
Notinmykitchen Thu 23-Jun-11 20:50:45

Hi, DH is having this operation soon and neither of us is really sure what to expect. I have googled a bit, but I would love to hear from anyone who has had this surgery, or who knows someone who has. How long did it take to recover, were there any long term effects? Thanks in advance!

Notinmykitchen Thu 23-Jun-11 21:23:59


Ponders Thu 23-Jun-11 21:25:21

no knowledge, sorry

good luck though smile

ecurrin Sat 25-Jun-11 14:53:04

i had one nearly two weeks ago not much pain after, operation took 4 hours only side effects have been a numb eardrum

Notinmykitchen Sun 26-Jun-11 02:35:13

That's good to hear, thanks!

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