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What You Need to Know About Surgery
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General surgery ?
Colon and rectal surgery ?
Neurological surgery ?
Orthopedic surgery ?
Plastic surgery ?
Spine surgery ?
Thoracic surgery ?
Vascular surgery ?
This section provides information to help you prepare for your surgery:
First published: 01/15/2011
Last updated: 01/15/2011
Reviewed by: Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts