Lobectomy

What is Lobectomy?

It is a type of surgical procedure in which a pathologically affected and non-functioning lobe of an organ is removed. This is a conservative type of surgery in which we try to isolate and remove non functioning lobe without affecting rest of functioning organ. Examples of lobectomy are lung lobectomy, Hepatic lobectomy etc.

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hai doctor gud evnig.recently right temoral lobectomy did to me.now stiches are healing. I am under medication now also. madicans are...

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You can go gentle sex after 14 days of lobectomy. Yes you can be pregnant. No need to worry go ahead. All the beat and take care.

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i was thin my entire life until i had a right frontal lobectomy. now, dispite the fact that i'm very active and eat very little, i continue to gain...

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Considerable hope. It's from having zero activity during the coma. Merely walking around is a huge increase in activity and metabolism. ALso have...

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Hi there I had a right temporal lobectomy in 2008 and for the last three months I have been experiencing pains near my temples like pressure pains...

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I have gone through your medical history in detail.
You had rt temporal lobectomy in 2008. I...

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Hi! I had a thyroid lobectomy 6 days ago and this morning I awoke with vertigo. I feel fine as long as I keep my head perfectly still, but every...

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