Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
174 Doctors are Online

What happens when a 80 year old high BP patient refuses quadruple heart by-pass surgery ?

Dr. s are recommending quadruple heart by-pass surgery for my 80 yr old great Aunt. She is refusing any surgery. What will happen if she doesn t have surgery? She also has high blood pressure and has been having mini strokes (TIA s???)
Asked On : Sat, 26 Mar 2011
Answers:  2 Views:  198
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Procedures
  User's Response
Do you know what is her LVEF% or EF%. At 80, she may not like to take risk. Let she start taking Wrudved ayurvedic capsule 1-1-1. It will gie her relief. check or send a mail to
Answered: Sat, 26 Mar 2011
  Anonymous's Response
As you mentioned the age of your Aunt. is 80 years so looking to her age & as you mentioned here that she also has h/o stroke so any cardiac surgical intervasion wont help her any more because without CABG she could complete her life span CABG is not advisable in this age
Answered: Sat, 26 Mar 2011
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor