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Aortic valve replacement. Can eat potatoes?

I had arotic valve replacement in 2004 and valve got repaired in 2010 due to leakages in the valve. I have been told not to consume roots and tubers. But can i eat potatoes?
Asked On : Sun, 25 Mar 2012
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The roots and tubers contain lot of carbohydrates. I hope you have diabetes too. In that case potatoes are denied too. If you explain the exact cause why tubers and roots are denied to you i would be in a better position to explain you.
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Dr Samir
Answered: Fri, 8 Nov 2013
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