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I want to know the details about Double bypass surgery

I am a novelist and need to know how long a double bypass surgery would take and would the patient be in serious condition after the surgery?
Asked On : Mon, 13 Sep 2010
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Thanks for the query

The time of the surgery depends on the expertise of the surgeon. Normally it will take about 4 hours.
If the peri op period has gone well then patient recovers very well post op.
Normally two Cardio thoracic surgeons do the surgery not just 1

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