given the severity

kingston_123

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Doctor shows Teresa a X-ray picture of her chest:

I mean, given the severity of the scar tissue and the size of the lesions... This is gonna sound crazy, but...technically...you should be dead.

What is the meaning of "given"?
Source: Happy Death Day (2017)
 

Matthew Wai

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I think 'picture' can be omitted after 'X-ray'.
 
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