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surgery and removal of phrenic nerve

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Old 05-12-2013, 05:27 AM   #1
Join Date: May 2013
Location: england
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janemad HB User
surgery and removal of phrenic nerve

hi everyone

i had surgery 4 weeks ago to remove my thymus and a mass that was attached to it .i have a illness called Myasthenia Gravis . the surgeon has told me early this week that he also had to remove my left Phrenic nerve and thats why i am having so many breathing problems . does anyone know if i will all ways have breathing problems and am i right in thinking that my left lung will not work now ,
thanks for any advice anyone i give me re this

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