The word POSTOP has appeared in at least 7 clues on different crosswords.

POSTOP definition(s):

• having being operated on

• happening after an operation

Alternative form of post-op

• a patient who has been operated on.

Like many hospital patients getting visitors
Like some convalescent care
Like some recovering patients
"Occurring after surgery, briefly"
"Place to recover, for short"
Like some convalescent care
Hospital recovery area, for short