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Ventilator Breathing Complications After Surgery

During most surgeries, the patient is made unconscious and paralyzed to protect him from pain and damage from involuntary movement...

Hysterectomy Complications After Surgery

A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of a woman's uterus. In certain cases, a woman may also have ...

Complications After a Biopsy of the Lungs

A biopsy of the lungs is a diagnostic procedure during which a doctor removes a small portion of the lung tissue for further evalu...

Side Effects of Saline Drip After Surgery

Surgery is accompanied by large fluid shifts. Blood can be lost from the operation, and water is lost through urine, evaporation o...

Effects of Anesthesia After Surgery

Whenever you have surgery, anesthesia helps you get through the procedure without pain. While anesthesia acts mostly during the op...

Complications After Stent Surgery

Atherosclerosis, a buildup of fatty material called plaque in the arteries, can narrow the vessels that supply the heart with bloo...

How to Shrink Fibroids Without Surgery

Benign growths in the uterus, called uterine fibroids, might appear during childbearing years. Up to 75 percent of women develop a...

Post Appendectomy Diet

The appendix is a small finger-like pouch located on the intestines near where the small intestine meets the colon. Stool may bloc...

Diet After Kidney Surgery

Your kidneys are paired organs that keep your blood chemically clean and balanced. Each day, they sift water and waste from about ...

Best Vitamins to Take After Surgery

After you've emerged from surgery, your body's tissues and cells need extra nourishment to heal. Several specific vitamins might h...
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