Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
168 Doctors are Online

Arteries blocked. Going for vascular surgery. What would be the procedure?

Hi I am in need of a little help, my husband is going into hospital for vascular surgery due to his arteries being blocked he has been told its major surgery and he will be in hospital for at least 10 days . He has been told by his consultant he will be cut down the middle and along his stomach but he is unsure where they are taking the arteries from he has to go for heart tests tomorrow and then next week to see his consultant at the Western infirmary in Glasgow , could you give me any feed back to what the procedure may be.
Asked On : Fri, 22 Mar 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  36
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
Medical Topics
Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

It is not possible to give an appropriate answer! -
You have not said which artery is blocked!
Nor have you said the level and severity of the block,,,

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Fri, 22 Mar 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor