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Can ring or surgery be possible for diseased heart vessels ?

my father has 3 blocks in heart .80,90 and 90%. doctors say that the ring and surgery nothing will bring expected benefit as he has disease vessels. what i can do now ? is ring possible in that percentage ?
Asked On : Tue, 31 May 2011
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Hi,thanks for query.Depending the site of lesion and extent of lesion the treatment is decided.As he is having three vessels disease the stenting may not be helpful.Surgery can always be offered.Please consult a cardiac surgeon and discuss the case with him.bye.
Answered: Thu, 2 Jun 2011
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