Hi, I was born with a heart murmur. The official diagnosis is VSD. I ve taken antibiotics all my life before dental appointments and before any surgeries. I ve never had any limitations due to the murmur though. I m considering getting breast implants...is this going to be a problem or an extra risk considering my heart condition? I m wondering if my body/heart will react bad to a foreign object in it? What do I need to consider? Thanks!
I was reading about people who have one left ankle swollen. This is what I have. And just the other night I had gone to the hospital with moderate pain in my left chest and was released with no heart damage, when the pain stopped about 45 minutes later. I also have breast implants and wonder if this can cause swelling in the left ankle. My mother just passed on from heart problems with both of her legs and ankles swollen and red and toxic from heart disease per her cardiovascular surgeon. I have an appointment tomorrow with a cardiovascular surgeon for more testing. I am scared.
I am having my breast implants removed because the one is causing my arm and the side of my ribs ache and hurt at times (this is the same side that I originally had a mastemomy done. Can you tell me if this is a normally thing or am I out of a normal case? I am sorry.. I didn t realize this cost..
how can you tell if silicone breast implants are leaking? was in MVC today and have pain in normal areas but the implant feels funny and looks odd shape not deflated but has what feels like a few air pockets I didn t have before is that even possible ?
I am a 35 year old male, recently diagnosed with systolic heart murmur and mitral valve leaflet prolapse. My DR has prescribed Atacand for slight blood pressure elevation (although he only took 2 successive readings 5 minutes apart because I hot and cold attacks and he said this is due to high blood pressure. Is this appropriate treatment?
I Have A Heart murmur AORTIC STENOSIS. I have a mauld leak of blood going back into my heart as the /\ closes (sorry i dont know what it is called but it is in the artey) and i have an abnormal heart beat (fast). I wonted to know if i would be able to go on rollercoasers.
My husbands heart rate is 145 with a blood pressure of 120/102 he is an avid runner and has a heart murmur-- he is in excellent shape 6 3 180 lbs--- he thinks he can run today to get his heart rate back in rythym -- I don t think it is a good idea... any advice
I have a 3 yr old son. When he was about 6-8 mos old his Dr heard a murmur and said it would most likely fix itself, well last wk at his 3 yr physical a different Dr heard it as well. They sent us to a Ped Cardiologist he did an EKG and said it was borderline and the LT side of the heart seemed to be working harder then the RT side so he did an Ecko and said it was normal and it was justa harmless murmur that some kids have but I don t understand y the Ecko was borderline and the LT side is working harder that the RT? Should I get a 2nd opinion?
I am advised by my pediatrician for consulting pediatric cardiologist and ECHO and ECG due to following reason: 1 During 1.5 month check, my pediatrician found tachycardia and hear murmur but this was not observed before. 2 Also , this tachycardia...
I have high blood pressure and have had it for several years. I am on Atenolol and losartan/hydrochloroth. I do have skip heart beats and very fast heart beats, heart murmur . Just recently for the past few days, I feel like I'm going to pass out...
I am a healthy, athletic woman, age 66, who never had any heart disease problems. I was still doing difficult climbing in my late 50s. I do have relatively low blood pressure 107/68, and it can drop from sitting to standing to 99/60. i was in a...