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Thu Jan 10, 2019, 06:51 PM

Top cancer doctors expect Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on the bench by February

Source: CNBC

Top cancer surgeons told CNBC they expect Ginsburg to be back on the bench in less than six weeks, with more than enough time to return for the court’s February sitting.

“I think a lot of people are getting scared because they are concerned about the balance of the court, but I’m confident she’s not going anywhere. She’s going to be back on the court,” said Raja Flores, the chief of the division of thoracic surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.

Sudish Murthy, the section head of thoracic surgery at Cleveland Clinic, said the best way to project a typical recovery period is to take the number of days the patient spent in the hospital and multiply by about eight to 10.

Read more: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/01/09/cancer-surgeons-expect-justice-ruth-bader-ginsburg-to-recover-in-weeks.html

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kstewart33 Jan 10 OP
hlthe2b Jan 10 #1
Leghorn21 Jan 10 #2
Jim__ Jan 10 #3
demmiblue Jan 10 #4
elleng Jan 10 #5
bluestarone Jan 10 #6
sheshe2 Jan 10 #7
OrlandoDem2 Jan 10 #8
renate Jan 10 #10
PoliticAverse Jan 10 #9
mahina Jan 11 #13
ZeroSomeBrains Jan 10 #11
elleng Jan 10 #12

Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 06:52 PM

1. that's what I want to hear...

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 06:54 PM

2. Rec rec rec rec rec

Thanks for posting, k!!

RBGRBG

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:00 PM

3. That's good news!

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:02 PM

4. 5 million recs and a sigh of relief. n/t

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:05 PM

5. Thank goodness!

Tried to find out what 'normal' would be, with no success.

Would like to hear from her/her docs, of course, but don't want to intrude.

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:09 PM

6. GREAT news!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Scary times ahead!!

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:14 PM

7. Hearts to RBG!

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 07:25 PM

8. Come on RBG - please try to hang on for 20 months or so.

Yes that’s a long time but you are so important to the country right now!

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Response to OrlandoDem2 (Reply #8)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 08:52 PM

10. longer than that, please!

I want her to live forever and ever. And not just because of the Supreme Court but also because she is so freaking awesome.

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 08:17 PM

9. Article contains only comments from doctors that didn't treat her. n/t

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Response to PoliticAverse (Reply #9)

Fri Jan 11, 2019, 12:08 AM

13. Understood. But her doctors couldn't comment, HIPA, right?

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 09:14 PM

11. Get better soon RBG we need you

Your health is of utmost importance until that bafoon is outta office.

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Response to kstewart33 (Original post)

Thu Jan 10, 2019, 09:59 PM

12. Rachel just interviewed a specialist, Dr. Flores:

'She will be back,' (tho not one of HER docs.)

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