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For how long does recovery take from lung surgery?

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Dr. Craig Carter
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Depends

A lot depends on the procedure done, the approach used, the immediate post op care, and the patients condition going into the procedure.
In general, open procedures take 6-8 weeks to recover, and minimally invasive procedures 4-6 weeks.

In brief: Depends

A lot depends on the procedure done, the approach used, the immediate post op care, and the patients condition going into the procedure.
In general, open procedures take 6-8 weeks to recover, and minimally invasive procedures 4-6 weeks.
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