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What are the chances of survival after a open bypass surgery?

what are the chances of survival for an open bypass surgery? WHAT IF HE DOES HAVE OTHER HEALTH PROBLEMS ( KIDNEY )
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
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The chances are usually good! Your surgeon should review the risks and benefits of surgery with you. It depends on a bunch of different factors, including age and other medical issues. Any history of kidney problems and lung problems will be taken into consideration, and if necessary, a specialist will be consulted to follow along during the hospital course. Talk with the surgeon about your concerns, make an educated decision, and you'll do just fine.
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