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what are the side effects of general anesthetic?

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Dr. Orrin Ailloni-Charas
28 years experience Anesthesiology
Many: Nausea, vomiting, disorientation, sedation, constipation. All of these problems are self-limited and usually respond to fluids and medication.
Answered on Jun 9, 2017
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