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What is selective surgery

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Elective perhaps?: Elective surgery is a surgery you want to be done without a medical indication. Plastic surgery falls into this category.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
May be nerve recover: Consult neurosurgeon. May be nerve regenerating so I'd just watch it for 4-6 mo.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Indication 4 surgery: Pouch creation and successful performance in ulcerative colitis patients truly shows the "art" of medical/surgical care. If you have been told by your ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Hoffman
56 years experience Psychiatry
Depends: What were you considering getting done?
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Age: As long as patient is healthy enough for sedation, age is not a significant factor when deciding on surgical intervention. I have operated on several ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Not during surgery: Local or general anesthesia makes surgery painless. Once anesthesia wears off you will have pain that your surgeon will control with anti-pain medica ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Procedure: It is a simply outpatient procedure for stress urinary incontinence. Consist in placing a plastic mesh material under the urethra to provide support. ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
Yes: When a man has erectile dysfunction, there are multiple treatment options including oral medications, penile injection therapy, and a vacuum erection ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Ok: Did you have it and a question or want it or need a revision ?
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
..?: What is the question?

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