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

Heart problems, surgery due, face turned red, foam from mouth and died. Cause of death?

My grandfather had a heart condition it was very bad. We had been in the hospital for about 3 days and they were going to perform open heart surgery on him. But one day i take him to the bathroom and when i was walking him back to the bed he layed back , his face turned very red and he started foaming from his mouth right there he passed i just want to know if he died from his heart condition or could there have been another cause ?
Asked On : Thu, 17 Oct 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  69
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Procedures
General & Family Physician 's  Response
From history it seems that your father might have got massive heart attack as he was advised open cardiac surgery.
In this condition he might have major arteries block so even with minor strain he might have got myocardial infarction.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Thu, 17 Oct 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