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Why You Shouldn't Eat Before Surgery, According To An Anesthesiologist

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Doctors tell you to not eat before surgery because it reduces the risk of aspiration during and after the procedure. If a patient with a full stomach vomits after a surgery, food particles from the stomach are likely to make their way into the patient's lungs. This can be catastrophic.

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