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Can there be some type of surgery that can remove scar tissue in the lungs?

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Dr. Ronald Shaw
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Not worth the risk

The risk of surgery to remove scar tissue is not warranted unless you have severe symptoms.
You should discuss it with your doctor.

In brief: Not worth the risk

The risk of surgery to remove scar tissue is not warranted unless you have severe symptoms.
You should discuss it with your doctor.
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