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Sarcoidosis

How Long

05/12/2010

Question:

how long does it take before swelling pressure and pain to go away. I had open lung biopsy over a month ago and am on predisone

Answer:

Dear Sir/Madam-

More information would be needed to answer this question. It is unclear if the pain relates to your recent surgery or is thought to be related to the underlying disease, in which case it would have pre-dated the surgical procedure.

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Response by:

Elliott D Crouser, MD Elliott D Crouser, MD
Associate Professor of Pulmonary, Allergy, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University