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Palm Coast, FL
A 60-year-old female asked:

Having gallbladder removal surgery in three days. just starting to get a cold. can operation still be performed? thank you.

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Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
Speak to the surgeon: Most of the time elective ( non urgent ) surgery will be cancelled and rescheduled , speak to your surgeon , after evaluation surgeon and anesthesiologist will decide to cancel or not to cancel the procedure ,
Last updated Feb 23, 2015

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