What would cause low oxygen right after surgery? My mom

Patient : What would cause low oxygen right after surgery? My mom is supposed to be discharged after day surgery but each time they remove the oxygen her oxygen levels are too low and her breathing too shallow and they need to give her oxygen again.
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