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Is it there any risk of heart attack during stent placement in a person with artery disease?

I have pad and the doctor says there is heart attack risk during stent procedure ...
 

Can a heart patient who has under gone angioplasty with two stents in RCA take revital capsules?

Hi, Can a heart patient who has under gone angioplasty with two stents in RCA take Revital capsules. I had heart attack in Mar'10 and had two patent stents in RCA. In Mar'12 again I had Angiography ...
 

Is bypass or stent angioplasty the treatment for heart blockage?

My Dad cardio angiogram was done 2 days back. Report suggest 4 blockages. I enclose the report for you pursual, please advise 1. Do he need to go through bypass or stent angioplast. 2. How soon ...
 

What causes a heart attack during a stent procedure?

My mom suffered a heart attack during a stent procedure and was rushed to the OR for emergency bypass surgery . They were unable to close her chest for 4 days and she was put in a medically induced ...
 

Does chemotherapy for lung cancer affect stents of heart?

I am just wondering I had 2 bare metal stents done on April 25 of this year noe I will need to receive chemo for lung cancer (removed by vats ) April 23 not sure how this will affect my heart and how ...
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What is the diet recommended for a person with enlarged heart and stent?

Hello Dr My husband just had a stent placed 80% blockage RCA. He has an enlarged heart and Dr. is thinking maybe A virus got in the heart. My question is what type of diet should on? He does not have high ...
 

Stent replacement in heart

if u have stent replacement in your heart that stent is for life? ...
 

What is the life expectancy of a person with heart stents and 40% ejection fraction?

I had a heart attack 8/22/14 two stents inserted. One failed 2/12/15. Three heart catheters thus far. Diagnosed eschemic cardiomyopathy 4/9/15. Trying to eat right and some walking. Heart functioning ...
 

What are the chances of heart attack in a person having stents in coronary arteries?

-stents and in November 19th,2014 two stents in my left coronary artery if I continue to not take my heart ...My name is Cheryl Thrasher I m 55-years old back in Dec.2012 I had A major heart attack they placed ...
 

Heart pain a month after stent operation. Recommended angiogram test. Is it safe?

Hello Dr. My grand mother had a an angiogram test and stent operation last month,it is almost 40 days by today. But yesterday she felt a heart pain again and doctor recommended for angiogram test ...
 

Suggest food to reduce creatinine/urea while having BP and stents in heart

of the normal person range. May I know what kind of food to avoid and what kind of food will help her lower the above readings. Btw, she is a chinese, age 73. she had just done 3 stents in the arteries for heart. She ...
 

Stent placement after heart attack. Overweight, smoking addiction. Any advice?

My uncle suffered a heart attack three years ago. They implanted three stents. His EJ was 30%. Last night he suffered another heart attack. The stents were damaged as he did not take pill to Maintain ...
 

On insulin, cardace, colsprin, pan. Stent in heart. Capable of egg and alcohol in diet?

this in mor. & 51 unit+Cardace 2.5mg & Calchek 2.5mg at night. Last 29th April 12 I had a mild Heart Attack and got 2 stent put in on 4th may 12. I am advised by my Dr. to rest at home for at least 3 weeks. now my ...
 

Is heart surgery or a stent required for heart problem?

-attenuation of left ventricle. I ve been having SOB and edema of legs. My doctor wants to do an angeography of heart. What could this lead to and could I need stents, balloon or even heart surgery? ...
 

My husband has five stents inserted after the attack

My husband had a mild heart attack in June 2010. He had just turned 60 in May and has been a life long cigarette smoker. He had an angiogram , and five stents inserted after the attack. no heart damage ...
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Is drinking alcohol bad for heart stents
hi,Moderate drinking may help patients recover from coronary stenting to open blocked arteries, according to new research. Stenting involves using a very small tube to open remove blockages from arteries. The consumption of alcohol appears to promote healing by inhibiting inflammation..but not heavy alcohol ..
 
Can you please tell me do's and don't for a person with Stent implanted in his Artery(heart)?
after aplication of stent in coronary artery one should avoid very straineous work.should be under watch, and investigation. any other ailment like hypertension and dibetes if associated should be properly trated and controlled.
 
Can you please tell me do's and don't for a person stent implanted in his Artery(heart)?
Hi dear, I appreciate your concern. You must avoid lifting heavy objects, heavy exercises, salt restrictions, etc.
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