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Can a patient snore during gallbladder surgery?

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In brief: No

You will, generally, be intubated during surgery and they will remove the breathing tube after surgery - then you will snore.
But if you have a breathing tube in you won't snore.

In brief: No

You will, generally, be intubated during surgery and they will remove the breathing tube after surgery - then you will snore.
But if you have a breathing tube in you won't snore.
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Gregory Surfield
Surgery - Plastics
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

The breathing tube placed during surgery bypasses the area where snoring would occur.

In brief: No

The breathing tube placed during surgery bypasses the area where snoring would occur.
Dr. Gregory Surfield
Dr. Gregory Surfield
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