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Breathing difficulty post laparoscopy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lung and Chest disorders
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User :   HELLO
User :  
ARE YOU THERE?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :  
i HAD A LAPAROSCOPY 4 DAYS AGO TO HAVE MY RIGHT OVARY REMOVED
User :  
according to the dr I should be fine by now but i dont feel that great
Doctor :   ok

User :  
i am short of breathe
Doctor :  
How Do you feel right now
Doctor :  
Are you taking the all medication which have nbeen prescribed by doctor
User :   i was only prescribed vicodin
User :  
and it doesnt seem to be helping
User :  
i dont think the incisions are infected.....i just thought i would be better by now
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
ok
User :  
im not sure if i should call my dr.
Doctor :  
what anesthesia have you had during surgery
User :  
i think the gas thats left over night be causing my discomfort
User :  
general
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
Do you have any cough or fever
User :  
no
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   do some breath exercises

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