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is there anyone who as had prostate removal and died in surgery?

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Dr. Howard Usitalo
39 years experience Urology
Yes but very rare: The mortality or chance of dying from prostate surgery is very low, less than 0.2% chance. Because this is generally done on older men, concurrent diseases such as hypertension, diabetes or heart disease are generally contributing factor.
Answered on Jul 2, 2013
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