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i am scheduled for chiari decompression surgery? what is the success rate and what concerns should i have receiving anesthesia and being asthmatic?

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Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
Please repost: If you have asked your surgeon these questions and want to review his/her answers on HealthTap, please repost and include those. If you have not asked your surgeon - who is the person best qualified AND ethically obligated to answr your questions - please state why not.
Answered on Jul 22, 2017

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