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recent surgery and pleurisy

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Is it possible to develop pleurisy as a complication to a Lap Gall Bladder removal surgery? No complications during surgery. I did have general anesthesia. I am 3 weeks out and have been diagnosed with pleurisy of the right lobe and also sinusitis. Could they be related?
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replied April 30th, 2013
Post gallbladder surgery pleurisy
I am wondering the same thing. Been an ordeal to try and take a deep breath since the moment I woke from surgery. I'm on day 5 post op and its a bit frustrating that nobody seems to have a clue what I'm talking about. Sad let me know if u healed up ok?
Thanks.. Dee
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