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follow up after lung surgury?

What is the usual follow up and for how long after a lobectomy of the left lung?
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replied December 13th, 2013
When your surgery is complete, you will be taken to the recovery room where you will monitored closely for several hours. Your doctor will talk to your family about your surgery and let them know when you will be transferred to your hospital room.
The breathing tube that allowed the ventilator to breathe for you during surgery is sometimes left in place while you are in recovery. Since this can cause some anxiety, you will be given medications that keep you very drowsy until the tube is removed - usually on the same day as your surgery.
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