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Life expectancy of medicated stent after heart attack

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What causes nerve block and muscle stiffness with history of heart attack?

HAVING A REALLY BAD HEART ATTACK! 2 months later, after doing a symple stress test , the heart doctor ... doctors when i had a major heart attack in 2007cas i was so fit. they sent me home & ws told it ws musle ...
 

Is chest pain a symptom of heart attack?

health. am 58 years old and have no heart issues in my family. exercise regularly my entire life ... pain comes through my chest area. I am thinking to myself that i am definitely having a heart attack ...
 

What is the recovery time after stent insertion post heart attack?

Mother-in-law, 88.5 years, just had heart attack , and had pain after hospital medication. Put in one stent this week and now and now surgeons say she needs 2 more. Why not do all three ...
 

Stent put after a heart attack. Having shortness of breath. Reason?

i had a heart attack 6 months. a stint was put in. but i still feel breathless i am on aspovar ... there medical help is not that great. i had an angio done in south africa. i exercise every day 30 mins. i start ...
 

Heart attack. Done with angiography and having mild chest pains. Is it necessary to for surgery?

Dear Dr, My dad (56year old) had a heart attack . Angiography was done and has confirmed: 1) There are two arteries blocked. (a) Left Artery , just below the LAD, and (b) Right, quiet low down (after ...
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Life Expectancy of a Heart Attack suffered person

Hi! What is the life expectancy for a 46 year old male who suffered a moderate heart attack ... the heart attack and following all rules of diet , medications and exercise. Thanks. ...
 

Is there any chance of having another heart attack?

with angioplasty( stent ) insertion. i want to know what would be his normal life expectancy , and is there a any chance of having another heart attack, even after taking precautions. ...
 

What is the life expectancy after three heart attacks?

A very good friend of mine has had three heart attacks. One was from the widow maker, which was 96% blocked. He had 3 stents placed and was put on multiple meds. He failed his stress test shortly after he ...
 

Is sky diving recommended after a heart attack?

MY husband suffered a heart attack last August. He had three stents put in. Other issues he has is hyperlipidemia and diabetes. He is on medication for all of this and things are under control. He is 57 years old ...
 

Smoking after a heart attack

I need some advice from one in the medical field preferably. How bad is this for a family member who has recently had a heart attack. Will the hospital most likely advise him to stop - surely so ...
 

Stent placed after a heart attack. Dizziness. Due to medication?

65 yo female, 170 lbs, heart attack February 1st 2013 - LAD 100% blocked, other 95% blocked but excellent urgent care with 2 Endeavour stents - excellent recovery, cardiologist cites pure luck (smile) I m ...
 

Installed defibrillator after heart attack. How to increase quality of life?

My husband had a massive heart attack and we were told that he has 29% heart function, he had ... and is on a lot of medication for his heart. He cannot exercise because of shortness of breath, is there anything ...
 

What cause stringy after taking medication for heart attack?

Friend is on Effient for heart attack stent. Today he is bleeding from his mouth. It is stringy. His DR has told him to stop med for now. He is a month shy of being on the drug for one year at which ...
 

What is the expectant life span of a person who had a widow maker heart attack and placed a stent after that?

Hi doc I had a widow maker heart attack about 4 months ago. A stent was put in . The doctor informed my I had 48% of my heart that was working. I would like to know what kind of life expectancy I ...
 

Had MI, angioplasty, triple bypass, had stent and heart attack. Life expectancy?

episode and had triple bypass. In 2006 had stent and heart attack . In 2010 had another mi and was told ... is a reasonable life expectancy with these problems ...
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heart attack thursday, friday 3 stents put in. discharged sunday. Monday after eating experienced nasea. Had discomfort on collar bone, woke up pinky numb
The symptoms he had could be sideeffects of the medications he would be on. They will disappear over time.
 
what are the symptoms of a heart attack?
Hi. These are the symptoms of heart attack: chest pain, shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting and palpitations. If you have any of this symptoms you should immediately go to Emergency room and contact your cardiologist. Wish you good health. Dr. Behar.
 
Does the risk of having a heart attack increase with a histerectomy or menopause?
Hello and welcome to HCM, The risk of heart attack is not related to hystrectomy. Menopause is associated with fall in levels of estrogens and progesterone. Estrogens have a protective effect on the cardiovascular health. After menopause this protective effect is lost and the female is at similar risk for cardiovascular diseases as their male counterparts. Thanks and take care Dr Shailja P Wahal
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