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My 18 year old daughter has bilateral popliteal entrapment.thoughts regarding simultaneous surgery legs/recovery time?

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Dr. Jerry Light
Vascular Surgery 36 years experience
Prefer Staged: While there is nothing wrong with having both sides done during the same surgery setting, i generally recommend staging bilateral procedures to decrease pain and allow better mobility. Good luck to your daughter in surgery.

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Last updated Feb 18, 2015

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