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A 24-year-old male asked:

What's the chances of me dieing from gallbladder removal surgery or general anesthesia? this is my first surgery and i'm terrified!

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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
A Verified Doctoranswered
Trauma Surgery 52 years experience
Very Low: Less than 0.3%. You have more chance of death from an a lightning strike than from Surgery.
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