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Hi my gran has rheumatoid arthritis and is using methotrexate.

Hi my gran has rheumatoid arthritis and is using methotrexate. She has just found out her 3 valves are blocked damaged and leakin and needs a triple heart bypass. Am looking to find out the survival rate after if she can recover after this while still having to use her methotrexate
Fri, 1 Jun 2018
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