Can someone who had a silent heart attack climb a flight of stairs ?
Can someone who had a silent heart attack climb a flight of stairs? If you had a silent heart attack, can you climb stairs and walk to the corner store, etc. without losing your breath?
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My father aged 63 is diabetic and 2 weeks back he was having abnormal swelling in both his feet . The general physician suspected an abnormality in his heart and suggested to do an ECG and Echo cardiogarm in which a cardiologist confirmed that he had got a silent heart attack .Next friday(Jan 18th) we would be doing an Angiogram for him. Below are few lines from the echo report Regional wall motion abnormality present - mid and apical septum , apex,mid and apical anterior hypokinetic Moderate LV systolic dysfunction Is doing an Angiogram on 18th Jan (around 9 days from now) too late? Will he require a surgery or an angioplast would be sufficient?
I had spinal fusion about 6 weeks ago and I am experiencing dizziness and light headedness. I am no longer on pain meds. It mostly happens when I stand up or look from side to side. I have even lost my vision for a few seconds upon standing. I had a silent heart attack before my surgery, but I don t know when. Is the dizziness normal?
had. a bad ekg and also a bad stress test. Showed i had had a silent heart attack .have scar tissue damage on my heart. Have an appointment with a heart doctor in three weeks. Question.....Is three weeks to long a time to wait to see a heart doctor and could i have another heart attack or strock as i wait? Im 65 and a woman.
husband had abnormal ecg echo test clear but positive stress test showing he may have had a heart attack.he is 59 and father had angina died at 68 with stroke husband is non smoker and non drinker,has to have angiogram,could it be a false alarm or am i deluding myself?
I have seen two doctors for chest pain. I have had stress test tilt table test and angiogram done. One doctor says that it is coronary artery spasms and the other says its angina. I quit my stressful job, and haven t had an attack in awhile. But in the last week I have had two attack. They seem to be getting worse. I went to the ER for this last one and they said everything looked ok. Can you have a mini heart attack and not know? I am still experiencing chest pain, but don t want to go back to the ER.
hello. was wondering if i should be concerned. my mother has atrial fibrillation as was given digoxin and metroprolol a few weeks ago. a cardiologist that checked her two days ago said that her heart rate is to slow & that those drugs weren t helping (she was feeling dizzy upon exertion...i.e walking 2-3 mins). now her heart is racing (approx 100-105 bpm and i m concerned. she says she feels fine but does this mean she s at increased risk of heart attack or stroke?
hi i am a 30 yr old female pulse rate is 79 blood pressure is 125/70 family history of heart disease. (grandmother on fathers side had 6 heart attacks last one large. my father had 2 heart attacks 1 when he was 41 then 11 months later the second which killed him) i was on duromine and had tachycardia my rate went up to 125 and blood pressure was up and had some palpitations which did not show up on ecg just wondering if i should wear a monitor for 24 hours. had blood test recently and my cholesterol is up.
I am a 66 year old woman, healthy and fit before a Sudden Cardiac Arrest this year (April) CPR and defibrillation received and was resuscitated. How long will it take for the chest/ribs to repair/recover from the procedures? Stretching and turning...
I am 77 years Diabetic type 1 since 14 years under control with Amaryl 1 mg two in morning 1 in night Blood pressure since 16 yrs under control with Lipril 5 Two Tab a day I work normally and I have no impairment Since a month I am feeling...
I'm a 27 year old male. 7 days ago I was showering and not long before drank 3 tablespoons of salt in hot water (thought it was good for sore throats, later learned you're not supposed to drink it). During the shower my heart suddenly began...