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Complications Of Aspiration During Surgery
1. The removal of a gas or fluid by suction. 2. The sucking of fluid or a foreign body into the airway when drawing breath. 3. A surgical technique used in the treatment of cataracts of the eye, in which an incision is made into the cornea, the lens capsule is severed, and the material of the lens is fragmented and ...Read more
About 1% leak rate: Leaks have steadily decreased with experience. Now less than 1%. For our practice, we have learned to stay on liquids 2 weeks and puréed foods for two additional weeks. That lowers gut pressure until fully healed. ...Read more
Depends on procedure: Before every dental procedure in my office, we provide a consent form that explains our procedures and what the possible complications are possible. Typically, these adverse complications do not occur, but it is very important for me to make sure that my patients understand that any and every dental or medical procedure has benefits and complications associated with them. Always ask. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: So much depends on things other than your age! it is important to know what type of surgery you will be having. A heart surgery will carry more risk than a minor skin surgery. Also, your overall health plays a major role in contributing to the risk of surgery. Talk about your individual risk with your surgeon and ask to speak with an anesthesiologist as well. ...Read more
Very rare: Complications from cholecystectomy include wound infection, bleeding/hematoma, bile duct injury with bile leak and intra-abdominal abscess. Late complications include retained gallbladder stones, bile duct stricture and incisional hernia. Death is very rare, and is mostly related to overall physical condition of the patient (e.g. Other medical problems and whether surgery was an emergency). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: With any operation or injury to the body there is the risk of scarring. There is the risk of a scar on the skin where the surgeon entered the body, as well as, risks of scarring with everything that was touched inside the body. Scarring is how the body heals tissue. We can try to do things to minimize the scar and the tension in the scar, but there will be a scar. ...Read more
Infection, bleeding.: An urgent or emergent repeat cesarean section after failed trial of labor in women with a prior cesarean section can be a very morbid procedure with high risk for infection, fever, bleeding, transfusion, injury to the bladder, ureters, bowel, possible hysterectomy and infertility. A prelabor repeat c-section is infinitely safer and more controlled - and is a much preferable choice. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Hernia recurrence: First and foremost, a prior hernia repair is unlikely to interfere with your pregnancy or delivery. However, the location of the hernia and the method of repair may have some impact if mesh was used and a c-section is necessary. Be sure and review this information with your obstetrician early in your pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does excision of ilioinguinal nerve during hernia repair surgery cause any complication afterwards, like atrophy of testis or some other complications?
Depends: Most pts have there asthma controlled and have infrequent episodes . These pts do well post op. The more brittle asthmatics may require more agressive pulmonary toilet post op. They may require IV steroids and breathing treatments . They may not tolerate the beta blockers that are used . Despite this even difficult asthmatic pts do well they may need a little longer recovery time ...Read more
Son having dental proc under ga.Requires intubation/vent during surgery&ct.Optimal method of intubation?How will ventilation be maintained during ct?
General anesthesia : Surgery under general anesthesia can be a very stressful event for the parents and child. Today monitoring, medications and techniques for general anesthesia are very safe and highly effective. In most cases the tube is placed through the mouth or the nose. Fiberoptic scopes and guides can provide access to the most difficult airways. Discuss your concerns with the anesthesiologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Everything: From infection, poor / non healing, incision / repair breakdown to higher risk of cardiopulmonary complications are all reported with tobacco use. However, good outcomes are also noted with patients who quit tobacco use before surgery and do not resume smoking till their healing is complete. If you can't or don't want to quit for good - at least take a break around the time of your surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What happens during recovery of arthrocentesis of the jaw? What kinds of complications are there with this procedure?
Every surgical : Procedure carries a risk with it. In the case of arthrocentesis of a joint space significant complications are rare but can happen even with the most skilled surgeons. They are easily managed & can include; infection, increased pain, decreased range of motion, hemarthrosis, needle-associated complications, corticosteroid-induced complications. I utilize nsaids & immediate pt, with no down time. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Risks!: The success is greater than 98-99++% and usually all goes well. But the risks are bleeding, swelling of the retina, retinal detachment, corneal swelling / scarring, slippage of the lens, wrong lens power, infection, blindness, the need for a second surgery, etc. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
There may be none: It depends on how the trauma occurred and over what period of time. There can be bleeding, burning on urination, difficulty urinating. There can be swelling of the urethra . If the urethral lining is damaged there is the possiblility of stricture or narrowing. Most of these things are unusual. ...Read more
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