Surgical Site Infections, which your doctor may refer to as "SSls", are infections of the skin and/or tissues around where the surgery took place. Between 160,000 and 300,000 surgical site infections occur annually.
Including: Heart Surgery, Value Replacement, Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
Including: Pancreas Surgery (Pancreatectomy, Whipple Procedure), Stomach Surgery (Gastrectomy), Esophagus Surgery (Esophagectomy), Colon Surgery (Colorectal Surgery)
Including: Uterus Removal (Hysterectomy)
Including: Oral Cancer Surgery and surgeries for Laryngeal and Oropharyngeal Cancers
Including: Cystectomy and Radical Cystectomy (Bladder Removal)
Including: Total Hip Arthroplasty (Hip Replacement)
Learn more about preparing for surgery with additional resources and expert advice.
Working with your doctor is the best way to determine a surgical plan that makes sense for you. In addition, you can speak to a Registered Dietitian about surgical nutrition.
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