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Where is a cholecystectomy done?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
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In brief: Operating Room

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy requires general anesthesia in an operating room setting.
This is often performed as an out-patient procedure; therefore, it may be done at a hospital or an ambulatory surgical center.

In brief: Operating Room

Laparoscopic cholecystectomy requires general anesthesia in an operating room setting.
This is often performed as an out-patient procedure; therefore, it may be done at a hospital or an ambulatory surgical center.
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Matt Malkin
Anesthesiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Operating room

This procedure needs anesthesia and the surgical resources only an or can provide.
It can be done at a hospital or surgery center depending on your health, reason for surgery, and expectation for overnight stay.

In brief: Operating room

This procedure needs anesthesia and the surgical resources only an or can provide.
It can be done at a hospital or surgery center depending on your health, reason for surgery, and expectation for overnight stay.
Dr. Matt Malkin
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