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What is a common condition after thoracic surgery?

A common condition after thoracic surgery is postoperative pain. This pain can be localized to the incision site or can also be referred to other areas such as the shoulder or back. Other common conditions after thoracic surgery may include difficulty breathing, coughing, chest infection, or lung infection. It is important to follow the postoperative care instructions provided by your healthcare team and to seek medical attention if you experience any concerning symptoms or complications.