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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 ...

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 ...

Are heart stents clearly seen in CT scan?

I have heart stents. are stents clearly visualized in ctscan with contrast? ...

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 ...
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Stent replacement in heart

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

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? ...

I had a stent put in my heart

Important question- I had a stent put in my heart in June. When I went to a visit to my cardialogist, he checked my heart and told me that I was OK, and said I didn t have to come back for aditional ...

Will an error of stent for circumflex cause heart attack?

I had a stent in my circumflex about ten days ago. After the procedure, I felt much better, but now I m feeling about the same as before the stent. I talked to my Cardiologist and he said if it wasn ...

Will further stents need to be put in the heart?

My mom is 73 and smoked all her life. She just had a heart attack and they put 2 stents in her left side of the heart. On the right side she has an area that is about 4 inches long and it is blocked 60 ...

Is tongue dryness and numbing related to heart stents?

Hi! For last week my tongue becomes very dry and going numb. I have heart stents. Could it be related to heart? I also experiencing SOB when doing steps and general weakness, some leg pain. My BS ...

Can stents in the heart cause anemia and tiredness?


Can the stent in the heart move or felt?

Hello Doctor I have recently had a heart attack massive I died for 4 and a bit mins the care I got was excellant had a stent put in place were the block was left artiel or something like that forgive my ...

What is the prognosis post placement of stent in heart?

then sent home with life vest for monitoring, got help quick with 911, intubated wnd trans to major heart center, recovered quickly and sent home Wednesday today feeling fine, got stent placed within hour aand ...

How long does a heart stent last?

My husband is 65. He has had 4 stents put in - did not have a heart attack but they found blockage ....What is the life expectancy after you have stents in. ...
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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 ..
is it safe to go on a roller coaster after having heart stents
Hi It is not advisable to go for such sort of sports after stenting. Regards
is it possible 80% blockeg of heart can be cure without sergery ?
it is to be decided by cardiac surgeon. stent are given but in your case the cardiac surgeon will decide.
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