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Had CABG. On painkillers. Done bypass. Recovery?

Hi, My dad had a double CABG 35 DAYS ago and HE IS FEELING MUCH STITCH PAIN is this normal?.. when this first happend doctors gave him painkiller nuberol forte to reduce the pain but all of nights pain increased .. he s 58 years of age and we are very worried... please can you advise what doctors do in this scenario they keep saying its normal and that it happens in one third of all CABG but everyone else who had a bypass the same time as him seem to be recovering really well and he keeps getting worse... please give me some reassuring advise. Thanks. falak
Asked On : Fri, 29 Mar 2013
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Cardiologist 's  Response
Hi friend,
Welcome to Health Care Magic

Inflammation and muscle injury, at times infection, may prolong the recovery in some.
There is no other way but to improve / he should - it is a question of time.
Anxiety may add on...
Physical and Psychological rehabilitation will hasten.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
God bless
Good luck
Answered: Sun, 31 Mar 2013
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