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7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
i am an 18 year old male. 6 ft tall and 10 stone in weight. i have been having problems with my heart for several years. i have random episodes of palpitations and chest pains. i have been to the hospital twice where they carried out two ECG s on both occasions. each time they found an...
8 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
Hello Sir, My dad from trivandrum was advised by his doctor to consult a cardiovascualar surgeon his analysis ****************** There is a small segment of block on the right side Iliac artery. But the rest of the vessel is well filled. He is symptomatically better. I discussed the options with...
8 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
Hello...my wife is 36 years old, 5 6 , 125 lbs., fit and athletic...while jogging/running on our treadmill, her heartrate will jump from 175/180 BPM to 210/215 BPM for a short period of time (maybe a minute or so) without changing her output (i.e. running pace)...I m confident the heartrate...
7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I WENT TO THE ER A COUPLE DAYS AGO WITH C/O OF CHEST FULLNESS OR PRESSURE,NON RADIATING WITH THE FEELING OF AIR HUNGER, SUDDEN ONSET, NO N/V/PALPITATIONS. MY 12 LEAD SHOWED T WAVE ABN. AND THE ONLY LAB THAT WAS ABN, WAS MY BNP... UNFORTUNATELY, I WAS SURPRISED THAT I FORGOT TO TELL THE ER MD THAT...
7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I am a 36 years old from India who recently was detected to have acute coronary syndrome with troponin T up to 0.98 ng and underwent PTCA and drug eluting stent placement to the left circumflex artery which was found to have 100% stenosis in the angiogram(single vessel disease in the LCx). Now...
15 1 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
My blood pressure rises and falls alot. I went to a cardologist and he performed a ultrasoundon my neck and heart and everything checked ok. When it rises and falls i get a bad headache and feel run down. I dont no what to do. He said it might be my hormones.
13 1 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
In 30-01-2014 ( my dad go under coronary angiogram . his CAG revealed single vessel diseases.PTCA with stenting to LAD done using 2.75x32 liberate stent ) and my question is i love my dad very much.. With him i can t so please can u say if there any danger come to my dad at future
28 1 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I am 46 years old. I have high BP. For the past one and half year I am using metosartan 25 mg tablets (one per day) prescribed by my doctor in India. I am working in Kuwait and this medicine is not available in Kuwait. Here they are giving captopril 25 mg tablets. I felt captopril is not that...
7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I am 41years old my angioplasy was done on 24th April,2008, I take Tab.Ascard 75mg & Atarva 20mg I am feeling well my B.P usuall 80/120. I am warried about my healt in future please tell me about precaution about my health. Regards, Saleem Raza...
11 1 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I had my blood pressure checked today and it came up as 108/68 with a hr of 58 bpm...I assume this is good? currently taking ciprofloxacin 500 mg x2 a day lost 14 lbs in 4 weeks no side effects for the most part..just wondering if the bp and the hr were ok? thx in advance
7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
hi my husband checked his bloddpressure day before yesterday it was 138/98.he dont have any problem with bloodpresssure before.doctor said that if it is140 then go to emergency.now we r checking it it was still138/98.after i get to know abt his bp i m almost not using salt in my cooking.we...
3 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I recently had a MBP and 3 areas were slightly abnormal. cholesterol=209 Albumin=3.4 MPV=12.9 I am 47 and recently (1 month ago) went back on BC (Sprintec) which caused my BP to raise significantly. I then started on 12.5 mg Hydrochlorothiazide. My BC was recently changed to one that does not...
7 0 Thu, 9 Oct 2014
I have been smoking weed fairly regularly over the past year and have also recently been diagnosed with ADD and currently take 36mg Concerta XL (methylphenidate hydrochloride) daily. I ve been told that smoking while on concerta can be very bad for me. As far as my research has taken me, many...
11 1 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
Dear Doctor, I am 40yrs old. Last 07/08/2014, I am attacked in heart by stress. Local doctor`s comments are have palpitation, HbA1c-5%, TC-130mg/dl, HDL-40mg/dl, LDL-67mg/dl, TG-113gm/dl, ECHO Results are EF-67%, LV-Normal in dimension with Inferior wall hypokinesia, Mildly impaired LV Diastoolic...
8 1 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
I am 59 years old and have never had any problems with my heart that I no of. I went for just a check up and they did a ekg. It was abnormal! Now I going to see a heart specialist. I am scared to death. Wouldn t there be symptoms if there were something wrong. My appointment is not until...
14 1 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
I had an Aortic Valve replacement with a mechanical st jude valve. I started smoking majuirana again couple times a day. I know its bad for you and I need to quit, my question is if i continue smoking will it shorten my life span? and by how much? I am a 27 tr old male. thank you
7 0 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
I m a 35 year old male. 310 lbs. And 6 1 . I have diabetes and it is not totally under control. I have a high pulse, usually runs around 100, but my blood pressure and cholesterol are both perfect every time they re checked. I will go through boughts of chest discomfort and what I guess are...
7 0 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
I am very concerned about my blood pressure, I am 50 year old women with periodic menstrals and have very high blood pressure, I seem to get all the rare side effects with medication, although it does bring my pressure down, the recent event was with cozar i got serious neck and leg pain, and...
3 0 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
sir my wife ijured from bullet her heart tube break .now her condition is not good .she is in bad condition .but her mother want her surgery from american doctors.but here doctors saying she need emergency surgery.sir give me your suggetion.here doctor we cant wait for other day other wise we...
7 0 Wed, 8 Oct 2014
HI i recently been to my doctor bcause i had some fluttering pains and very rarely some sticking in feelsing in my heart i had a hole in my heart when i was little but been to three doctors they said it was grew over . but doctors recently said i do have a murmur and that they can hear a whoosing...
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