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Metal stents was posted 07/27/2004 08:46 pm by MIKE
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My wife has had two 'metal alloy' stents in her liver/duct since last October. They were installed about 6 weeks after her cancer operation. They have never blocked up (praying they stay that way) and only problem was an infection in February. I believe that the Dr. said that they are NOT removable but he can clean them out if necessary.

Sometimes I worry that it's 10 months and there is preforming nicely.

MIKE

PS. Now if the stomach would stop bleeding, happiness would reign.

M.

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