What does the word, post-operative, mean?

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  • 1 decade ago
    Best Answer

    "post" means "after." so... after an operation.

  • 3 years ago

    What Does Post Operative Mean

  • 1 decade ago

    After an operation.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It means after the operation.

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  • 1 decade ago

    after a operation

  • 1 decade ago

    after the operation

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    after the operation

  • 1 decade ago

    after the operation

  • 1 decade ago

    The time for recovery right after an operation

  • 1 decade ago

    PRE means before, POST means after. SO, there you have it! Oh yeah, Operative, means operation so it's "after the operation"......typically used on an instruction sheet, etc!

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