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What are the statistics of someone having severe copd, lung disease, and triple bypass surgery?
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Internal Medicine - Hospital-based practice
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In brief: Unclear question
It is not unusual to see people with copd/lung disease and bypass surgery.

In brief: Unclear question
It is not unusual to see people with copd/lung disease and bypass surgery.
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao
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Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Stats are stats
Severe lung disease including COPD and interstitial changes can mean a number of things as can cabg.
A lot of issues go into it including if you can be optimized first and if person is still smoking. Overall it depends on functional status. Riskier than without lung disease but mortality is quite low (< 5%).

In brief: Stats are stats
Severe lung disease including COPD and interstitial changes can mean a number of things as can cabg.
A lot of issues go into it including if you can be optimized first and if person is still smoking. Overall it depends on functional status. Riskier than without lung disease but mortality is quite low (< 5%).
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
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