A 36-year-old female asked:
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s/p robotic total hysterectomy w/tubes x 1 week having significant chest/r shoulder pain, hard to catch breath after walking. how long does the gas (co2) from the surgery. how can i get rid of it?

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Post surgical pain: Immediate ER evaluation and contact your surgeon please.
Answered on Aug 9, 2016
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Chest pain post surg: You should report this and see your doctor immediately. May be a complication.
Answered on Nov 28, 2017

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