Swollen feet and hands after a triple bypass surgery. Are these related?
Hi Dr, my father had a triple bypass surgery on feb, 6th.. For the first few days his hands and feet were very swollen which we were told is very common, then the swelling went away completely until a couple of days ago when his left foot started swelling again... Can you please let me know if...
What causes A-Fib after triple bypass CABG surgery?
My husband, 71, had triple bypass CABG surgery on Jan. 9. He was put on amiodarone in the hospital for a-fib (30 day Rx). On Thursday of last week, he was noted as being in A-Fib at rehab. He has not been doing the walking as prescribed, nor using the spirometer as prescribed … perhaps one time...
Acid reflux after alcohol drinking?
i get really bad left chest pain the day after drinking alcohol...i usually drink about 6 drinks when i go out from like 8-2am. ..is the pain most likely my heart or acid reflux, two doctors says it s acid reflux but im worried it s my heart and yes i need to cut back.
Why docs tell post-op heart bypass patients to drink tea straight after surgery?
Tea contains theophylline which is a broncho and vasodilator. it helps the coronary arteries to dilate and take more oxygen.
This helps to reduces the workload of the heart and helps in fast healing after surgery.
Testicular pain the day after drinking alcohol? What does this mean?
Alcohol and testicular pain may not be related. Perhaps local testicular conditions such as epididymo-orchitis or an infection may be likely.
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I had gastric bypass 5 yrs ago, had lower intestine repair and part of colon removed 2 yrs later. diarrhrea after bypass is normal but 5yrs out?
Most probably it could be due to infection.
Please do stool examination for cysts and ova.
If possible take antibiotics like ofloxacin and ornidazole.
Keep drinking plenty of water.
Drink ORS solution enough to compensate your fluid loss.
If the problem continues, consult a physician or an gastroenterologist.
Hope this helps. Take care
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