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Dealing With Common Side Effects (Following Liver Donation)

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Presentation: Liver Donation Surgery -- Recovery Expectations
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Because liver donation is a major surgery, there are a few side effects that you may experience as you recover. A few examples include gas pains and constipation. These side effects usually get better over time, but if they stay around for a long time, you may need additional treatment.
Other side effects include:
* Depression
* Pain at the incision site
* And numbness at the incision site.

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