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Why Would I Get Brain Fog and Short Term Memory Loss After Having a General Anaesthetic?

The surgery was on my ears and there were no comolications during surgery. It was 3 weeks ago

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Brain fog and memory issues after general anesthesia and ear surgery

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Some papers and research has shown that this could be possible. Some say that it could accelerate dementia. If you are healthy it should not make a huge impact though.
 


Bellevue Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Memory issues after anesthesia

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can no longer be attributed to anesthesia 3 weeks later.  If you're truly having issues, you need to see your primary physician to be further evaluated. 

Curtis Wong, MD
Redding Plastic Surgeon
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