Pain After Surgery (cont.)
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When to Seek Medical Care
Call the doctor if you experience any of the following symptoms:
Pain accompanied by any of the following (also if experienced without pain):
Call the doctor if you are unsure of any of your postsurgery instructions.
Go to the hospital’s emergency department if you are unable to reach the doctor quickly or if you experience any of the following symptoms:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/31/2015
Michael J Ameres, MD
Benson Yeh, MD
Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM
Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD
James Quinn, MD
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