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A 33-year-old female asked:

I recently had a open lung biopsy and thoracotomy less then 2months ago. i have severe ruq pain sice procedure and numbness is this nml? what is it?

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Intercostal nerve: Injury common issue after thoracotomy talk to surgeon many resolve with time neuropraxia.
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Jan 21, 2013
Last updated Jan 21, 2013

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