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how long does surgery take to remove cervical cancer?

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Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Anti-Aging Medicine 24 years experience
Minor surgery: This is a minor surgery. Will not take long to complete tjis procedure. Probably under one hour. Best regards.
Dr. Daniel Lebowitz
Anti-Aging Medicine 24 years experience
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I should add it depends how extensive the cervical cancer is. If it's localized, then my answer above applies. If there is a lot of spread, the surgery could be more extensive.
Jul 17, 2014

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