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Is it normal to take days to wake up after a aortic valve replacement?

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Dr. Irv Loh
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Not usually

Most patients emerge from anesthesia hours after surgery unless there are reasons for the team to keep the patient sedated.
Neurological complications may need to be sorted out, and should be discussed with the medical team.

In brief: Not usually

Most patients emerge from anesthesia hours after surgery unless there are reasons for the team to keep the patient sedated.
Neurological complications may need to be sorted out, and should be discussed with the medical team.
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