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A 29-year-old female asked:

overweight fibroids hernia high blood pressure heart problems sleep apnea and a lot of scar tissue what complication will i have from surgery?

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 31 years experience
Can't predict: It's impossible to predict the future. There are also many factors involved related to risk and benefits. These things however are good for a group of people, and thus cannot predict what will happen with an individual. At age 29, you have the medical problems of someone much older. Weight loss before surgery may be the key to your success. Best of luck. Hope this helps!

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