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A 62-year-old female asked:

Will have hysterectomy, head will be 30 degrees lower than heart during 1-2 hr. surgery. have glaucoma should i be concerned about optic nerve damage?

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Dr. Cynthia Palabrica
Obstetrics and Gynecology 33 years experience
Surgery: Your concern should be discussed with your anesthesiologist who will be doing your case. Positioning during surgery should also be discussed with your surgeon. Your concerns can be addressed by modification in positioning, with the help of your anesthesiologist and surgeon.

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Last updated Oct 9, 2016

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