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Recently expired, regular check ups normal, had stent placed in angioplasty, Dr said thrombosis. Opinions ?

Hi doctor. My father recently expired. Am not at peace because it was a matter of seconds and the doc said its thrombosis . He had an angioplasty almost 7 yrs back with a stent due to a major heart attack. Am surprised that last month within seconds he lost consciousness and his life with no warning atall. His reports from regular check up were normal. But he used to complain of palpitations due to sudden anxiety which was appraently normal . What is ur opinion and observation here
Asked On : Tue, 27 Nov 2012
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sudden cardiac death is possible in coronary artery diseases mainly due to sudden attack and ischemia and it will lead to arrthymia and sudden death it mainly occure beacuse of blockage of artery supply blood to the heart and person who has stent placed they may got sudden blockage and sudden death .i think this unfortunate event have been occure to your father .
i deeply regret for the demise of your father ,
take care
Answered: Tue, 27 Nov 2012
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