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As the fluid or air around the lung drains you should be able to move more easily. There are a few simple rules that you can follow to minimise any problems
For general medical advice please use the NHS website, the NHS 111 service, walk-in-centres, or your GP.
This information is intended for patients receiving care in Brighton & Hove or Haywards Heath.
The information in this article is for guidance purposes only and is in no way intended to replace professional clinical advice by a qualified practitioner.
Publication Date: February 2019
Review Date: January 2023