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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dropping oxygen levels after surgery

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Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra MD

've had Brochitis for about a week now, and my activity-level O2 drops Sats drop much more quickly ...I'm 58, male. I got pulmonary radiation pnemonitis in July, 6 months after success lymphoma... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I have had the top half of the left lung removed for five years my oxygen level was at 96. Then i had a pulmonary embolism , pancreatitis , and gallbladder all at the same time. Now My oxygen... View answer

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Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

Hi. mother is 88. she broke hip and had successful surgery. dementia kicked in stronger. has diffulty to swallow. problem with o2 level as a result of TB damage to lungs which result offluid in lungs ... View answer

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Dr. Prabhakar C Koregol MD

Hopefully, I was treated for educational infusion, and my oxygen level was running 86-88. After draining the sack and 4 months later, my oxygen levels run between 93-97. After... View answer

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Dr.     Jnikolla MD

. He was put on oxygen upon release from the hospital. His oxygen level has improved during the day so he is just using the oxygen at night. His oxygen level drops... View answer

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Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

up to 95% but would drop back down after ,I also noticed a little bit of confusion,wich she has never ... almost 2 months ago and she is getting weeker. she was walking a week after surgery and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra MD

my wife is 62 years old she has a history of asmah and COPD she smokes also she use oxygen when needed now here oxygen level drops when she gets of the machine from 96% to 87% after she s... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Gyanshankar Mishra ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Anupam Jena MD

My friend just had heart surgery Monday. He was diagnosed with an aneurysm on the heart. Surgery went well, was out of ICU last night but today is back in ICU with these symptoms: Oxygen levels... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anupam Jena ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

55 minutes later with a Oxygen level of 66%, bluish in color and not responsive. A code was called ...I underwent surgery to repair a foot fracture. The surgery had no complications and I was... View answer

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Dr.  Aaron Branch MD

to the hospital immediately). He was started on 5 liters of oxygen to get oximeter to be in 90 s, now after lasic ... of oxygen. The oxygen is going up and up (it was 7 yesterday).The... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aaron Branch ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

There is no issue. Higher HB level means good oxygenation.

Dr. Arun MD

may be respitatory problem.

Dr.  BR Hudda MD

Please visit your cardiologist immediately you might be having problem with scents good luck