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Heart muscle only working at 20 percent

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What are the chances of recovery with 20% functioning of heart?

My Brother did steriod few years ago. He almost died. he damaged is heart bad. Now he hasn t been feeling god. when to is doctor they found only 20 percent of is heart is working. it s came back. he ...
 

What is the life expectancy of a person with 25% working heart?

we were told only 20 to 25 percent of his heart was working. he has had 4 bypasses about 20 years ago and only 1 artery of the 4 bypass is functioning. He has been convulsing since yesterday, yet his resp rate ...
 

Heart patient, heart working only 20%, talks to himself, seems lost. Suggestions ?

Hi, I am from Baroda, my father is a heart patient , his heart is working only 20% but since last 3 -4 days he is like In different world he is talking alone and any time wake up and walking always he ...
 

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

hi, my mum s heart is functioning at only 18 percent and had heart failures. she went for open heart surgery 20 years back and have artificial valve and now the outer parts of the valves are leaking ...
 

Can a person function with just a 20% heart?

heart is only working at 20%? ... is that at the same time they were doing test they also found out that his heart is weaken that is only functioning ...
 

How serious is if a heart working at 40%?

an echocardiogram. The results of the echocardiogram showed that she had a weak heart muscle and she was also told that her heart is only working at 40%. What does this most likely mean and how serious is it ...
 

Is it possible to have a heart and lung transplant?

I am at end stage COPD, I have and enlarged heart as expected when I was diagnosed 20 years ago. I hav3e had one serious A Fib heart attack I can t walk 100 feet without sitting down with a poxegen ...
 

Had strokes. Lost movement on right side. Heart working 20%. Course of treatment?

with similar symptoms and his heart functioning at 20 percent. Heart catherization showed one small vessel ... is functioning at 20 percent. Doctors are talking about a heart catherization. I don t know any other information ...
 

What are the reasons for anxiety symptoms, heart burn and cracking of muscles at the back?

heart area feels different usually and in throat area too or diaphram its maybe called.i notice im always thinking about my heart wanting it to be healthy. (Because I had a paracardial effusion of heart ...
 

What is the meaning of heart is working only 35 percent

If a person s heart is working at only 35 percent what does that mean? All the answers I get are about relationships, I could swear I put this in health and medcine then heart. ...
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What causes nerve block and muscle stiffness with history of heart attack?

of hard days work from carbon monoxide poisoning , & 40 years of train & car painting, worked 15-20 hour ... was an avid weight lifter in between my busy work scedual. 2009 got another small bout.(only painted fr about ...
 

Heart races while smoking. EEG and blood work said excessive adrenaline. Heart issues?

a heart attack , at times the beating lasts over 20 - 30 mins. can you help what might be the cause ...hello, my heart starts beating really fast when i smoke normal cigarettes, i dont smoke ...
 

What does it mean if heart beats only 20 percent?

What does it mean when your heart only beats 20 percent? ...
 

Heart attack, angiography, heart block, post procedure complications, angioplasty

, currently working in hospice, my sister had a heart attack a week ago and is having a heart XXXXXXX tomorrow, I can't be there at the time. I have been there most of last week, I want basic questions for her 20 ...
 

Suggest treatment for constant heart palpitation

I am a male in my late 20's and do try to work out several times a week. Around two weeks ago, I started to get constant heart palpitations. They were mild at first but for about the past 6 days ...
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a typical chest pain with an increase in heart rate
hello dear, chest pain at your age group is mostly because of muscle pain in chest muscle or because of indigestion reflux problem. reflux can present like chest pain. use tab pantoprazole twice daily before meals if chest pain is associated with food. if you feel like chest pain not decreasing, and any associated symptoms go for ecg and chest x ray . these test will rule out most of the problems
 
what happens when heart rate increases .
Hi when heart rate increases its called tachycardia.If its above 100 you can feel palpitation.Work load of heart increases.It is not good for heart to contract that fast.It will decreases its life.can eventually goes to heart failure,stagnation of blood in veins and thrombotic complications and kidney failure.Hope this help you thanks
 
What is the imergency treatment for hart pain
Hello! In case of heart attack which is caused by heart arteries blockage, emergency coronarography and stent insertion into obstructed vessel allows to avoid heart muscle necrosis. The catheter is inserted to the heart arteries and that way stent is placed. Regards.
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