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Can you skydive after having a lobectomy one third of right lung removed?

The short answer is yes. If you are otherwise well, the pressure changes that occur in normal skydive altitudes wont cause you any problems. I would not recommend SCUBA diving (MORE)
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What is the purpose of the medical procedure lobectomy?

A surgical procedure performed to remove one of the lobes of the lungs. The procedure may be performed when an abnormality has been detected in the lung. A lobe of the lung ma (MORE)