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Chest swelling, help me

Patient: I recently had sugery on my shoulder and I have swelling in my right pec of my chest. I had surgery in december and it is now april and I still see the swelling. I do not know what is going on.

 

 

Symptoms: Swelling

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.There can be many reasons for swelling after surgery. The most likely cause is that you have a slow reactionary hemorrhage or slow bleeding. You should see your Doctor to get the surgery reopened and then get it treated.Hope this helps you. All the best.

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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