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A 38-year-old member asked:

I have to shave your head to get surgery to remove a pineal gland cyst? what do i do?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Shave head.: May want to go to a barber who does shaves. They will usually do it at hospital tho. May not need to shave entire head. discuss with your team.
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A 39-year-old member asked:

Do i need to shave my head to get surgery to remove a pineal gland cyst?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Liu
Neurosurgery 21 years experience
Depends.: It depends on the surgeon and the approach chosen by the surgeon. Some surgeons only do a minimal shave, others take off more hair.
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Last updated May 11, 2017

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