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How to tell if you have a blockage in your heart

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How do heart blockages affect a person ?

I had heart XXXXXXX done in Oct 2010 and it showed 40% on one side and 20% on the other, the doctor was not at all concerned. I freaked out. How long before it will worsen, does it happen quickly ...
 

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 ...
 

What does 50% heart blockage indicate?

I have a strong heart and great blood flow how worried should I be about the blockage, he did put me ...I have been recently diagnosed with less then 50% blockage of my mid lad, with a cholesterol ...
 

How does smoking cessation help in recovering from heart artery blockage?

.) and BP (118/57 - controlled)... 2 years ago, I was diagnosed with claudication and a moderate blockage .... Also had an echogram of heart 2 years ago, and that is fine with exception of tiny leak in aortic valve ...
 

Suggest tests that dont involve dye to check for heart blockage

Hi, my mom has had a previous heart attack and bypass surgery years ago. She is a diabetic now for 50 years. She has been told she has another blockage but not exactly sure where it is. I want to know ...
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How to treat blockage in heart?

My father is having a block in his heart as the test shown through few scanning. I wanted ... not needed. pls guide me about how should i proceed ahead. To day I have appointment and fortis hospital ...
 

How does a doctor tell if your heart blockage is cholesterol ?

How does a doctor tell if your heart blockage is cholesterol or blood clot.? I am a 70 year old male with bifascicular heart block.(Complete right block with left anterior block) which produces a low ...
 

How should heart disease with blockage and kidney compression be treated?

Dear sir, i am suffering from heart disease,recommended for CABG treatment. but doctors are telling, that my kidney has been compressed due to angieo treatment. so they postponding the operation. but heart ...
 

How should heart attacks with stent blockage be treated?

My uncle had a heart attack couple yrs ago and a stent was put in, he has now had another one small but still a heart attack.. The doctors r telling him the stent is now blocked also and there is nothing ...
 

Has heart blockage, diabetic. Did angiography, put stunt in pipe. How to prevent blockage?

ENJIOGRAPHY AND THEY PUT 1 STUNT IN PIPE..AND REST OF 2 PIPE HAVE AN 90%BLOCKAGE. SO ,U TELL ME HOW COULD I ...MY GRADMOTHER HAVE BEEN SUFFERING FROM HEART-BLOCKAGE FOR 2 TO 3 YEAR..AND ALSO THEY ARE DIABETIES ...
 

What causes partial blockage in arteries with a stroke?

will happen? Prognosis? Life expectancy? I am frightened. They just keep telling us how much more prone he ...My brother is 44 yrs old. He had a heart attack caused by CAD ( un diagnosed ) the central artery ...
 

Angiogram showed blockages in heart. Old aged, to be cured without surgery. Possible?

Artery blockage in his heart . He is old enough and dose not want to do bypass though doctors recommended ... and renowned reliable hospital and doctors which is located in any country and tell how he can contact ...
 

How to determine blood flow and heart blockage?

to 200. I felt fine the whole time. I assume this next test is to see the heart muscle image - question: is this to determine blood flow to the heart - or see any blockage problems - If problems, does this usually mean ...
 

How to avoid heart attacks due to blockages?

I have just had another heart attack due to blockages...my ef was35...it is now 15_20...what does this mean to me....can i still live a longer life...I just had another heart attack of the block just ...
 

Can someone go for work after having stress test of heart blockage ?

On Friday, and I am worried, need some advice on this..His doctors tell him he has some blockage ... eles had this done and how were you after the test ? I am going with him for the testing but I am ...
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Is there any scan or easy test other than angiogram to test the blockages in the heart . Where is it available . Cost for that test
Hi Angiogram is the best test to identify the blocks. Other alternative is cardiac CT, which is 80 percent sensitive. The cost depends upon the institution you wish to go. Regards
 
Can smoking crystal meth cause heart-related pain in a person with otherwise low risk factors for heart problems and no significant blockages of corny arteries?
better to avoid
 
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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