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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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What are the risks of replacing a stent?

My husband had a heart attack about 12 years ago and he had stents put in. His cardiologist ... long time. My question is what are the risks when replacing and how much time would he have to stay off ...
 

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 ...
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what precautions needs to be taken for a aged person of 64 yrs who has undergone heart stenting 5 yrs ago for a helicopter flying.
There is no contraindication, just make sure the excitement doesn't raise his heart rate too much.
 
is it safe to have sex two days after stint removed
Which stent ?
 
After CRT of 33 fractions of radiation and three chemos the pet(chest) reveals residual tumor at the distal end of esophagus. Surg. Is ruled out.what's remedy?
palliative stenting
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