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are there side effects from brain surgery?

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Dr. George Jacobs
62 years experience Neurosurgery
Any surgery can : Any surgery, even minor surgery, can have side effects. Besides the obvious risks of anesthesia, bleeding and infection side effects of brain surgery are dependent on the area of the brain which needs attention. Discuss this with your surgeon.
Answered on Feb 12, 2020
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Depends: Depends on the surgical site and age of the patient, need additional information to give you a more precise answer.

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