A 24-year-old female asked:
I am scheduled to have a branchial cleft cyst removed from my neck and i just found out that i am pregnant. can i still have the surgery?
3 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Pain Management 21 years experience
Possibly: Let your surgeon know that you are pregnant as well as all other members of your healthcare team including your ob/gyn. If its an elective surgery, they may recommend delaying it.
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Anesthesiology 30 years experience
You can: But it is best to wait to have elective surgery until after your delivery.
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