I Have Copd. Is It Safe to Be Under Anesithesia?

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Is Anesthesia safe if you have COPD?

In the hands of a good anesthesiologist the oxygen in your blood is measured and with supplemental oxygen usually there is no major problem unless you have severe COPD and then in most cases you would not want to do any surgeries unless absolutely necessary.

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