Angiogram showed blockage in valves. What is the further treatment?
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Angiogram was done for my father on heart complaint. It is confirmed that there is a blockage in valves (3 valves). Request for recommendation of cardiologist in bangalore for further treatment.
Posted Sun, 8 Dec 2013 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 41 hours later
Brief Answer: Institution is better than an Individual Detailed Answer: Hi friend, Welcome to Health Care Magic Is it block of 3 arteries? It is not common to have block of 3 valves – I wonder it is typing mistake… Your father probably needs Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts (CABG) XXXXXXX Hrudayalaya is an excellent and famous multi-speciality tertiary care hospital in Bangalore You can take him directly / Or discuss with your GP; get a reference… Good luck Take care Wishing all well God bless
Follow-up: Angiogram showed blockage in valves. What is the further treatment? 12 hours later
Hi, Sorry it is typo. two valve are closed about 90% and one is about 40%. Regards, XXXXX.
Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 8 hours later
Brief Answer: Go for intervention Detailed Answer: Hi 90% is significant obstruction It needs immediate intervention Less than 70 % needs only follow up Regards