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Until you have the ‘all clear’ from your doctor:
Some people do have repeated episodes of pneumothorax, if this is the case, then various procedures can be offered to aim to prevent this.
Seek immediate medical attention (call 999) if you
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.
This information is for guidance purposes only and is in no way intended to replace professional clinical advice by a qualified practitioner.
Publication Date: August 2019
Review Date: November 2021