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I am 4 days post surgery. Still some discomfort in right buttocks but pain much improved based on initial condition. My question is ......posy op instructions indicate I should not sit up more than an hour during recovery. Is reclining in a bed sufficient or do I need to content myself with either laying down prone, sitting up for an hour or less and walking when possible?


  • I suggest calling your surgical nurse in the morning and get some clarification. He/she will know the best position for your specific surgery/medical history. Best of luck to you!
    33yo mom of two. My surgical history...preadolescence scoliosis, kyphosis, and a hot mess.... 5 spine surgeries and lots of items added I wasn't born with (titanium, peek, surgical steel). Guess cremation is out. TSA loves me.
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