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How long can a person live with a leaking heart valve

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How to maintain health of heart?

. Also had an echogram of heart 2 years ago, and that is fine with exception of tiny leak in aortic valve . I am married and we eat what is recommended in Dr. XXXXXXX Fuhrman s book (Eat to Live), and NO beef ...
 

Suggest treatment for heart dysfunction

less trouble breathing I am very concern about this and how long can he go on like this sometimes he ...yes I live with my boyfriend he's 74 and he had triple bypass surgery almost 19 years ago about 2 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
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How long can a person with 15% heart function live?

How long can a 72 yr old man with15% heart function live. A year ago he had a valve repaired. This year they put a wire from his pacemaker defibulator into his lefy heart muscle because it was so weak ...
 

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 could be the life expectancy of a person with multiple heart attacks, dead heart muscle and weakened heart?

said he was a walking time bomb. What do I need to look for and how can I help him? Can a person live ...My husband have a server heart attack and two light ones. The main Artery to the front part of his ...
 

How to treat a patient with congestive heart failure and low functioning of heart?

to try to talk to her but she doesn t really respond. Typically how long would a person ...My grandma is on hospice care she is 89 years old and has congestive heart failure her nurse told ...
 

How to treat heart valve problem?

hi my mom is 81 years old and has two bad heart valves the aortic and the valve in the left side is also really bad she has afib and scar tissue on her lungs how long can u live like that her doctors ...
 

Suggest treatment for congestive heart failure

and it has no blood circulation its very purple what is wrong can he live with that percentage and for how long he has had open heart surgery replaced a valve in 2000 ...
 

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. ...
 

How to survive a heart attack?

not tell you how to perform it on yourself. 6 HOW TO SURVIVE A HEART ATTACK WHEN ALONE? Since many people are alone when they suffer a heart attack without help, the person whose heart is beating improperly and who ...
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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
 
Hi , was on metrophol for 3 months aftern mitro valve repair , 1.5 months .5 of pill , then done , how should i feel , how long before drug out of bidy
it is blocker in high blood pressure and to facilitate blood flow in heart you have to consult operating surgeon regarding duration and dose.
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