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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roethle
15 years experience in Anesthesiology
Fully unconscious: General anesthesia means you will be completely asleep, unable to respond to commands, unable to feel, hear or remember, and usually will have some ki ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ionel Rad
Dr. Ionel Rad answered
16 years experience in Anesthesiology
A little: Some medications that are used for anesthesia might hurt but many anesthesiologists will give medications that will make you forget and some medicatio ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
25 years experience in Anesthesiology
Verry, very rare: Anesthesia has become one of the safest specialties in medicine. This is due in part to their medical school training and the advances in monitoring t ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
It will begin: With an injection into your vein where you might feel dizzy or as if you had a few drinks but only for a few seconds before becoming unconscious. Then ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Fried
40 years experience in General Surgery
Just prior to cut: Either there should be no shave (which makes placing and removing bandages painful) or just prior to the incision being made.
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
No: You shouldn't be nauseated from an anesthesic 2 weeks after it was administered. Perhaps you are using post op narcotics or have a different medical ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
NO: NO. BECAUSE THE SURGEON NEEDS THE PATIENT MUSCLE TO BE COMPLETELY RELAXED ,AND THAT IS DONE ONLY WITH GENERAL ANESTHESIA. IT COULD BE DONE UNDER REGI ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
31 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Local : Local anesthesia with sedation can be used with liposuction. It works best when a single region is being treated and worst when multiple sites are tre ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience in Gastroenterology
Uncommon: Post-anesthesia diarrhea is not common. Talk to your doctor if you are having it.
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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
2days: Most of the medications administered during anesthesia will be metabolised in 24 hrs, best way lactating mother is to inform the anesthesiologist , ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience in Anesthesiology
Depends on situation: If surgery was extensive or prolonged, more meds are given during the course of general anesthesia and recovery will take longer. Conditions such as o ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
You should inform: your anesthesiologist and surgeon so they can monitor you , and titrate the dose better .
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Sibert
38 years experience in Anesthesiology
Call your doctor: Call your surgeon and explain what's going on. If you have fever or are coughing up secretions, it might be best to delay surgery. But if this is just ... Read More
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Probably not: It's likely the amount of herbal med your taking will not affect the surgery; however, just to be sure i always ask my patients to stop all herbals an ... Read More
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A 76-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience in Internal Medicine
Well : Depends on how severe the COPD if you can be safe you need to be evaluated pre op by anesthesia doctor
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer
25 years experience in Anesthesiology
Depends : What was the surgery?
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
12 years experience in Anesthesiology
1-2 days. without co: The recovery time from general eneral anesthesia is 24-48hrs. A hystoroscopy, polypectomy does not require any abdominal incisions and within a coupl ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience in Anesthesiology
Unlikely: Possible but unlikely. Depends on length of surgery, other drugs used, age, blood pressure during surgery, thrombotic events , other medical problems. ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience in Anesthesiology
Positioning: Unclear what is happening, your discomfort could be related to your surgery, positioning, iv, phlebitis and other causes. Talk to your surgeon.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Nichol
29 years experience in Anesthesiology
Several factors: It depends on the surgical procedure being performed and wether it can be safely performed under regional or local anesthesia as well as patient posit ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience in Anesthesiology
Sometimes it : Is necessary, but if possible it is avoided. Elective surgeries are postponed until after delivery. For labor, a regional technique is preferred.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eli Loch
Dr. Eli Loch answered
11 years experience in Anesthesiology
Reactions: It is possible for patients to have agitation, confusion, or symptoms of delirium after general anesthesia although they almost always resolve quickly ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Henning
49 years experience in Anesthesiology
Occasionally...: Mild nausea, some residual sedation and/or disorientation, and minimal discomfort are the issues that surface most often postoperatively. That said, ... Read More
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