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How can I speed up the lobectomy recovery process?

There are several aftercare recommendations that can help you speed up your recovery process.

Before you are discharged from the hospital after you underwent a lobectomy, your doctor will tell you what you should do in order to benefit from fast recovery.

  • take your medicine as prescribed by your doctor
  • continue the breathing exercises you were taught in the hospital
  • return to your daily activities gradually
  • avoid effort

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