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Why does my stomach hurt after chest surgery?

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Dr. Robert Fietsam
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Several reasons

stress of surgery can increase stomach acids, nerves to stomach pass through the thoracic cavity, may have been irritated.

In brief: Several reasons

stress of surgery can increase stomach acids, nerves to stomach pass through the thoracic cavity, may have been irritated.
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