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Hi had a hemicolectomy a few years ago and have severe pain between my shoulder blades...To the point of not being able to breathe. Are they related?

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In brief: Not

Likely.

In brief: Not

Likely.
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
Dr. Cosme Manzarbeitia
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Dr. Olaf Johansen
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: Unlikely

Would be very unusual to have those kinds of late complications from coletomy.
Late symptoms from abdominal surgery would include incisional hernias or small bowel obstructions from adhesions your symptoms do not sound like either.

In brief: Unlikely

Would be very unusual to have those kinds of late complications from coletomy.
Late symptoms from abdominal surgery would include incisional hernias or small bowel obstructions from adhesions your symptoms do not sound like either.
Dr. Olaf Johansen
Dr. Olaf Johansen
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