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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Pneumothorax: Is it a tiny pneumothorax causing no symptoms? Is a thoracic surgeon following and advising you? If not I think one should be involved in your care. A ... Read More

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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Soberman
37 years experience Thoracic Surgery
More info: Have you had surgery for pneumothorax? If so, vats or open? Was the ablation done via catheter, or did you have surgery?
Dr. Joshua Cooper
24 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Symptom timing?: Catheter ablations in the heart can rarely cause complications in nearby organs. Pneumothorax would be a very unusual complication after ablation and ... Read More
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Yes: Targeted CT guided biopsy with ablation is possible to perform successfully. Discuss pros, cons and options with your pulmonologist. A virtual Health ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eduardo isai Perez munoz
Specializes in General Practice
It depends: There are kinds of tummour according to the morphology of the cells, that are more sensitive to radiation than others, if your Dr choose radioablation ... Read More
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A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Ablation.: If we’re talking about ablation for atrial fibrillation, then the restoration of a normal heart rhythm would be expected to actually improve blood flo ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
41 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Ablation of what?: i will assume a microwave ablation in the neck? Such being the case, it may not be that unusual. That being said, I suggest you call or visit the phys ... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
It is effective: When there is a solitary lesion that is difficult to resect, jpossibly associated with portal hypertension, microwave ablation can be used to treat up ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Urgent care: Please schedule a virtual consultation with your PCP or with Healthtap. If you are experiencing an asthma exacerbation, please see urgent care. The ai ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Not normal: I would be concerned about continual chest pain persisting so long after cardiac ablation. You should notify the ep specialist who performed the proce ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Ablation: Ablation procedures shouldn't cause any pain at all. This could be from something else.

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