What are the advantages of lobectomy?

This procedure entails multiple advantages. Your doctor will tell you more about them before you decide to opt for this surgery.

The main advantages of a lobectomy performed through video-assisted technology are:

  • less pain
  • faster recovery
  • reduced risks of infection or bleeding

You will have a detailed discussion with your doctor regarding these benefits and you will also be informed of the risks this procedure involves.

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