Lung Surgery for Lung Cancer
Lung surgery risks include:
- An air leak in your lung that does not close.
- Damage to your heart, lungs, blood vessels, or nerves in your chest.
- Ongoing pain in your chest wall.
- Risks from Reference general anesthesia Opens New Window.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: September 12, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Michael Seth Rabin, MD - Medical Oncology