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what are the effects of oxicdone taken prior to surgery

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
None: The sclera is the white of the eye and occasionally has to undergo surgery for a few unusual conditions. But this is isolated from the face and shoul ... Read More

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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Avoid complications: The main benefit of removing a diseased gallbladder is avoiding the life threatening complications of pancreatitis and liver obstruction. The potentia ... Read More
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Dr. Matthew Lublin
25 years experience General Surgery
Not many: There are really minimal side effects after gallbladder surgery. Some people report increased incidence of diarrhea but most patients were suffering f ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Sucher
26 years experience Trauma Surgery
Need more info: You will need to put much more information down before this can be answered. What operation? What diagnosis? Any other medical problems? Etc.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Cappaert
59 years experience Ophthalmology
Go for it: If you have significant visual problems from the cataract go ahead with the surgery. As with any surgery there may be a complication but the cataract ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Let me explain: There is risk with each operation. 1-general risks (anesthesia, infection post operation complications). 2- risk from that particular procedure, in ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Briggs
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Increase heart rate: Nicotine causes increase in heart rate and blood pressure. It is recommended not to smoke at least 12 hrs before surgery to reduce theses effects on c ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
48 years experience Family Medicine
Dialysis Access: You may be preparing for kidney dialysis by getting a "fistula"- a surgically created connection between an artery and vein. You may be having a perit ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Dialysis access surg: 1. You can lose your arm or hand-a bad effect. 2. You may get better dialysis and live longer. Some will consider this a bad effect depending on how t ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Back pain /stiffness: Best done to relieve leg pain srgeries ability to relieve axial back pain is controversial and unpredictable great for leg pain.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bolesta
40 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Several things: Many folks will do well, but surgery does not always get rid of all symptoms that motivate people to consider surgery. You may have persistent pain, c ... Read More
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