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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
What normally called: " to put you to sleep" before surgical procedure , is not feel pain , and will not be aware the procedure being done , by anesthetic medi ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foead Geula
16 years experience in Anesthesiology
Generally yes: For low risk surgeries in patients without significant medical problems, general anesthesia is extremely safe.
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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 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. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Adult yes: For a jewish newborn when it's done by special rabbi, no anesthesia is used (little amount of the sweet wine orally). If it's done in the hospital, an ... Read More
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 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
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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 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ionel Rad
Dr. Ionel Rad answered
16 years experience in Anesthesiology
No: Many surgeries that require general anesthesia are done with lma (laryngeal mask airway); but the use if lma is contraindicated in many instances. So ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
C-section: No It can be performed with spinal anesthesia as well Local anesthesia is possible but more painful
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Roethle
15 years experience in Anesthesiology
Very low risk: In an otherwise healthy patient, general anesthesia is very safe. But just like anything, it is not without risk. Minor risks include nausea and sore ... 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 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 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Spinal: A spinal or epidural does not give medication to the baby, so it is preferred. But it takes a while to take effect general anesthesia is generally ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience in Pain Management
Many mechanisms: Two most common is blowing off anesthetic gases from your lungs and second decrease in concentration of anesthetic, sedative and pain medications in y ... Read More
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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Mentoplasty: The answer really depends on how involved the planned surgery will be. If its straight forward then yes local anesthesia is quite fine, if there is go ... Read More
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 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience in Family Medicine
Acyclovir: Yes it should have no effect on your anesthesia
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience in Pain Management
See below: Assuming no contraindications regional anesthesia is better. General anesthesia is safe, but being pregnant with twins increases the chances of you v ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Edsall
46 years experience in Anesthesiology
LAW AND FACT: The law is that you are leglaly drunk for 24 hours but that was different drugs inthe 1980's. Now if you getehright drugs they willbe gone in 2 hours. ... 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.
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Dr. Donny Peterson
18 years experience in General Surgery
Tumescent : Tumescent fluid is the solution of Lidocaine (for numbing), epinepherine (to reduce bleeding and keep Lidocaine from metabolizing too quickly), and bi ... Read More

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