Install the new pre-hung door unit. Cut and install a notched 2x4 on the hinge side of door. They have their place in utility areas, rec rooms and basements. Just not in a major master bath reno It makes the job easier if you can remove all the drywall on both sides of the wall, but if that isn't practical, you must, at the very least, cut an opening large enough to install the new framing, using a reciprocating saw.
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