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What risks are associated with cystectomy?

Our skilled surgeons take all the necessary precautions to ensure each patient a smooth experience. Nonetheless, every surgical intervention poses some risks.

Every intervention is accompanied by some risks. Some potential complications that might arise after cystectomy are:

  • infection
  • bleeding
  • pneumonia
  • blood clots
  • heart attack
  • bowel obstruction
  • kidney infection
  • renal failure
  • ureters obstruction
  • scar tissue
  • sexual problems
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