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Is lung reduction surgery riskier if I have chronic kidney problems?
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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Chronic kidney disease increases the risk of any surgery.
Be sure to have the doctor who manages your kidney disease communicate with your surgeon.

In brief: Yes
Chronic kidney disease increases the risk of any surgery.
Be sure to have the doctor who manages your kidney disease communicate with your surgeon.
Dr. David Cooke
Dr. David Cooke
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
In brief: Probably not
Unless subject has significant azotemia.

In brief: Probably not
Unless subject has significant azotemia.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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