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How long can a person live with a leaking heart valve

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Undergone open heart surgery, artificial valve leaking, heart weak, heart rate high. Life expectancy?

heart surgery 20 years back and have artificial valve and now the outer parts of the valves are leaking. doctor say her heart is very weak and heart rate is always on the high side. fluids are accumulating. How ...
 

Two leaking heart valves,heart murmur,heaviness in chest,chest pain,trouble breathing

i have two leaking heart valves and was born with a heart mumor my chest has the heavyness daily ... but is talking about going in with the ballon to see how bad it is ,so my queston is how long will i live if i ...
 

What is the prognosis for heart failure patient?

is 68 years old. he drink natural hebs. my question how long he will live? Thank you for your kind ...Hi, my husband got heart valve, that is mean his heart not pump properly. so his both legs swell up ...
 

What is congenial heart disease ?

I d like to know the causes, the symptoms and how long you can live without surgery with this disease. ...
 

Suggest treatment for Congestive Heart Failure

. If they usually die from this how long can they live in the state he is in before he dies. ...I have a 56 year old brother who has been diagnosed with Congestive Heart Failure brought ...
 

stage 4 congestive heart failure.

How long do I have to live? (stage 4 congestive heart failure)? I have been diagnosed with stage 4 ... ventricle pump. The heart doc I go to is great, but won t tell me how long I have, although, I know ...
 

How to increase the efficiency of the heart?

. He has also had a leg amputated do to an infection. Please help with any advice. Our a idea how long ...My fathers had a heart attack in july and open heart sugary aug 1 13. He had a pace maker put ...
 

What is the prognosis for chronic heart failure?

Hello, I would like to know if it is possible to obtain an idea of how long an 89.5 year old man ... to the grocery. He may have lapses of memory. Basically I would just like to know how much longer a person can ...
 

How long can you live with the 4 valves in your heart leaking ?

how long can you live with the 4 valves in your heart leaking???? how long can you live with the 4 valves in your heart leaking???? ...
 

Congestive heart failure, leaking valve, taken antibiotics. How long to live?

several days of test and fluids, we were told that she now has a leaking valve, and there is really ..., and we should call in hospice. My question is, how long do you feel we have with her? ...
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Heart transplant surgery done. What will be the lifespan?

the newspaper and books, they said the person who lived longest after heart transplant surgery just lived until he was 51. I'm really confused. Can you tell me how long can he live? And after the surgery, he ...
 

Do people who have a silent heart attack always have a second heart attack?

I m wondering how long a person can live after having a silent heart attack . I ve always been ....A. What percentage of people who have a silent heart attack have a second heart attack if they take good ...
 

How long does a person with diabetes, congestive heart failure and COPD have to live?

My sister is 55 years old and suffers from type 2 diabetes , congestive heart failure , copd and is about 300lbs. She can not stand for more than 20 seconds without her oxygen level going into the 80's ...
 

Can i do regular exercises inspite of having heart valve leakage?

Hi Doctor, I have leakage a heart valve, doctor suggest me to balloon valvotomy. how risky it is. how long i live. can i do our regular exercise like jogging weight lifting etc. I have attaching my ...
 

Are there possiblities of hypertension and heart attack in a diabetic and what are nitial signs of stroke?

I LV Diastolic Dysfunction • No PAH; No Pericardial Collection What does this mean? How is her heart ... the legs around ankles and whole foot for nearly 10-15 days and on face near nose for 2 days long ago, one ...
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is leaking heart valve disorder life threatening??
Hi, How serious a leaky heart valve is depends on how much it interferes with normal blood flow through the heart and which among 4 valves involved. So it can be minor or serious. Your doctor may decide a surgery for its correction, if it is severe. They also put some medications. Their is no need to panic and trust your doctor and follow their advice. Its better to stop smoking if u r smoker.
 
My father has congestive heart failure.He has been hospitalized for a month.His heart is working at 25%. His doc will start morphine. How long will he last
it depends on activity of a person if his actvity is very restricted he can live long on mdicines as his needs are lessened by strict less activity
 
how long does inflammation around heart last?
THE PHENOMENON IS CALLED PERICARDITIS, THERE ARE VARIOUS TYPES OF PERICARDITIS, IT DEPENDS ON THE TYPE AND ITS MANAGEMENT. THANX
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