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How long do you have to wait before you fly after open heart surgery

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How long after a open heart surgery can dog walking be undertaken?

My husband had open heart surgery- double by pass- a week ago. We will be returning home soon ... to dog walkers. Can you give me an idea of how long it will be before my husband can safely resume care ...

What causes dizziness after open heart surgery?

I was a really good dancer for my age, however, in December 2015 I had an open heart surgery ... was before the surgery (i.e. standing on one leg is difficult for more than 10 sec.) What shall / can I do? I ...

What causes dry heaves after open heart surgery?

My step mom had open heart surgery and is experiencing terrible dry heaves. Any advice how to stop them. Thank you step daughter ...

Suggest remedy for heaviness in chest area after open heart surgery

My 87 year old gentleman has had open heart surgery and a pace maker placed in his chest. For several days he has had like heaviness and heart burn between his upper ribs. I called his heart doctor ...

What causes weight loss after an open heart surgery?

My 68yo husband had open heart surgery Sept 22 for aortic valve . The op was successful but he has ..., but fatigue has persisted from months before the operation and cotinue. I worried about depression but his ...
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History of open heart surgery. How long to wait after TAVI before interferon therapy is started?

surgery in 5 years or so. My question is this, how long after my TAVI will I have to wait before I start ... open heart surgeries already in my life. I am 64 years old and my first surgery was when I was 26 ...

Is drinking risky after open heart surgery?

My boyfriend is 20 years old and recently had open-heart surgery. He has a mechanical valve and has ...) and I want to know if/how it can affect his condition if he continues to drink heavily. ...

Depression after open heart surgery

How common is depression after open heart surgery. I had OHS Jan. 3rd I m only 39 years old and had to go with the tissue valve instead of mechanical, due to other health issues. This means I will have ...

my daughter had open heart surgery

my daughter had open heart surgery a year ago she is sixteen now her scar down her chest is still very pink and lumpy does anybody know how long it takes for it to sink into a smooth scar. i have asked ...

How long does it take to recover from open heart surgery?

Is it true that you have maximum 10 years to live after open-heart surgery? my mom was told she had 3 years to live by her doctor : ( ...

How can shoulder pain be treated after an open heart surgery?

Before I had my open-heart surgery I used to take mobic for my hip and shoulder bursitis...and as you might know...I can t take mobic any longer due to contraindications...I can t ignore my pain in my ...

Should I be worried about behavioral change after an open heart surgery?

I have a family member who had open heart surgery 2weeks ago. She was extubated tuesday. Since that time she has been confused, agitated and paranoid. How long is this going to last and when is it fair ...

Suggest prognosis for health condition after complications from open heart surgery

my husband just had open heart surgery and it seems the widow veins were the problem, he had .... I am afraid he will give up being how independent he was before. Not seeing his chart, how accurate ...

is open heart surgery dangerous?

Generally, how dangerous is open heart surgery? ...

Can I fly after open heart surgery ?

I have also had 5 stents placed will this affect high altitudes ?
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Helping someone accept they need open heart surgery for severe arterial sclerosis
That cant be done online!!!
TMT positive for inducible ischemia requires open heart surgery
Hi dear welcome to the HCM, Stent implant may also help with open heart surgery. Thanks
Hellow i just got open heart surgery for a valve replacement on my aortic valve. and it was about a month ago but doctors still hear a heart mumor why
No need to worry much. It will hear life long. It is due to new valve. If it is not heard then it will be a problem. Please hit thanks if you like my answer.
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