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My 17 year old son developed sudden pneumothorax which resulted in two operations blebectomy and pleurodesis he is in lot of pain is this normal ?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics - Pulmonology
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In brief: Not unusual

There are pain fibers in the lining of the lung called the pleura.
The surgeries and pleurodesis can be associated with pain, which should resolve with time.

In brief: Not unusual

There are pain fibers in the lining of the lung called the pleura.
The surgeries and pleurodesis can be associated with pain, which should resolve with time.
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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