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Arm numb after stent

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Dr. Nsah Bernard MD

My Husband has had two stents fitted' one in Nov 2011 and the other in Nov 2012. He has not felt ... and arms ache as if he has the flu . Nothing I do can get him warmer, two duvts extra clothing and hot ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nsah Bernard ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

Had a heart stent put in 2 days ago. Feel pretty good but experiencing right arm weakness. is this normal? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Noble Zachariah ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Raju A.T MD

How do I know if the stent in my subclavian vein is failing? Lately my right arm and hand have been pins and needles and feelings of numbness . I also have an achy feeling around the area where my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  ANANTHaramakrishnan MD

I am a 49 yr old male. I had a heart attack in 2004 and a stent was placed. In 2/12 they did .../4/13 I have had lightheadness again, I also have very painful left shoulder and arm pain that comes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. ANANTHaramakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

% blockade and put a stent in. he has been doing ok until about a week ago. started hurting in his neck, shoulder, arm and armpit all on the left side. it got so bad he went to the ER. they ran a lot of tests... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hello Doc, I feel numbness when I am walking. Usually I walk for 45 minutes. After few minutes I start to feel the numbness. Same time I also feel coldness at my arm. I had a blockage. One... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

Hey Dr. Prabhakar, I am contacting in regard to my dad he had heart attack last Wednesday and had a stent put into his right coronary artery. He is now feeling numbness in his left arm. I told him to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Meriton Siqeca MD

of impending heart attack like numbness of the left arm, sweating and fatigue, if the stens are not functioning? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Meriton Siqeca ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Steven Maximus MD

. I had alot of tingling in that arm after the procedure and numbness in the hand 2 days later ...I had a stent put in last friday thru the right wrist, it is now wednesday and i still feel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Steven Maximus ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

MY MOTHER IS A HEART PATIENT. AND USES ASCARD FOR HER HEART CONDITON. SHE HAS BEEN OPERATED AND A STENT INSERTED. SHE IS DEVELOPING A BRUISE ON HER ARM, EVERYTIME SHE TAKES THE DRUG. IT STAYS ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

palliative stenting

Dr. Rakesh Karanwal MD

Hi there, thanks for your query. After angioplasty and stenting, it is common to have trivial sensations for a few days or even weeks. As such, the stent was put at the blockage site as seen on...