A 24-year-old male asked:
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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
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Very Low: Less than 0.3%. You have more chance of death from an a lightning strike than from Surgery.
Answered on Dec 6, 2017
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