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Swelling in both feet after heart bypass surgery

Hi I am gayathri, my father (68) went through heart bypass surgery before a year. Now he is getting swelling in his both feet and sometimes there is difficulty in breathing. I need a cardiologist address & phone number in Thiruvarur or Kumbakonam which is nearer to us. (We are in karaikal). Can anyone help.
Asked On : Wed, 5 Jan 2011
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Thanks for writing to us.

Swelling in the feet with shortness of breath with a history of heart disease earlier might be indicative of cardiac failure. He needs an immediate medical attention.

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Answered: Fri, 14 Oct 2011
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