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How long does a person live with stents in the heart

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Suffer from cramps ad pain in the right side. Have 2 stents in heart and Plural effusion. Suggestions?

My MELD is 13 and my CPT 7 and asked how long I have to live and was told they would not answer ... a transplant from what I was told because have 2 stents in heart and Plural effusion with PFT of 46% I am ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Stents placed after getting heart attack. Feeling weak. How long will it take to feel better?

a heart attack . I had five stents placed (two stents in two arteries; one in another). Wednesday I had three more (in one artery ). How long can I expect to feel so terribly weak? ...
 

Had heart attack and stent put in. How long after surgery can I fly?

I have just had a heat attack 3 days ago and a stent put in.. how long before i can fly in a plane ??? ...
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Stent placement after heart attack. Overweight, smoking addiction. Any advice?

can he improve his EJ? If you take follow doctors orders how long can a person live with such a low EJ ...My uncle suffered a heart attack three years ago. They implanted three stents. His EJ was 30%. Last ...
 

Is it safe to travel in high altitude with coronary stent?

I was checking to see about altitude and coronary stents. I have a coronary stent and we are going to take a vacation to Denver. Also wondering about how living there, I am retired female and 60 years old ...
 

How long can someone live with Heart Disease and 5 stents?

OK, one really Serious Question... How long can someone live with Heart Disease and 5 stents? Come on PLEASE, l want some Serious Answers off People who KNOW Thank You ...
 

What would you advise in the choice of bypass or stents?

are the options presented. How long does an Angiogram take? What is the primary decision in the choice of bypass ...I have an acute care question. My father has been admitted to the hospital for possible heart ...
 

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 ...
 

ABOUT STENT

RESPECTED SIR WHAT ABOUT STENT ? HOW MUCH OF TIME IT IS WORKING ? IT COST HOW MUCH ? ...
 

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

. Is it safe to have done angiogram test??? How often should an angiogram test be done in a person above 70 ...Hello Dr. My grand mother had a an angiogram test and stent operation last month,it is almost 40 ...
 

Angioplasty done, metal stents in heart. Will drinking alcohol cause harm?

Hi I am XXXXXX. How are you doing? My finance is 30 yrs old and he ve gone through angioplasty in the last month. Is drinking(Whiskhy) is good for him? He got a metal stent how long will it last? he eat ...
 

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 ...
 

Had stents put. Has been a personality change. Is that due to surgery?

My son had stents put in 4 years ago at age 44. Since then there has been a major personality ... any more. Is this due to the heart surgery? I have read many articles and it still bothers me how he ...
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My feet hurt after walking less than 100 yds. Four years ago i had three stents placed in an artery on my heart. Would this cause the pain? Stents were introduc
Hi, If after walking 100 yards, pain is in the chest, then show to a cardiologist, for proper evaluation. If the pain is in the legs, get a colour Doppler of your legs, it can be due to arteriosclerosis of your leg arteries and the management will depend upon the level and extent of the block. See a vascular surgeon for that. Dr. Ashish Verma
 
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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