How long does it take to recover from a subcutaneous mastectomy?

how long is the hospial stay and how long will I need to be off work?

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Recovery from subcutaneous mastectomy

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Depending on your surgeon you may go home the same day or stay overnight.  The recovery period will also depend on you and your health status.  But too be safe I would take at least 2 weeks off work.

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