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Premium Questions

Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I will be having open heart surgery to replace my aortic valve and a section of my aorta .I will opt for a mechanical valve due to it's longevity. I will need blood thinners for life.What,if any ... View answer

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

I recently had an open heart surgery, specifically I had my aortic valve replaced with a St. Judes mechanical valve and also had an ascending aortic anyeursym which the used a mesh to repair.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

I had a aortic valve replacement 5 years ago in a minimally invasive procedure. An upper rib was cut for the procedure and then wired. I developed a cough after the procedure and now the rib... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anantharamakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr.   Muhammad Ahmad MD

I had Aortic valve replacement two weeks ago. In the past two days my cough has got worse with constant phelegm. Can i do anything to improve this situation? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I had an aortic valve replacement seven years ago. No problems. Taking aspirin . My cardiologist thinks I should take Coumadin now (age 83). Problems with kidneys (only 48% capacity now). Con XXXXXXX ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Behar Greca MD

hi my husband has been operated foas beer bentals surgery and aortic valve replacement ... now he is fine .Is it due to acitat food rom for a long period.whaot food vegetables and fruits he ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Behar Greca ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abishek Kumaran MD

I will be 1 year post operative from a aortice valve replacement with a mechanical, I am going to disney and would like to partake in the roller coasters, I am 35 years old with no complications... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abishek Kumaran ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Samik Basu MD

Hello Dr.Raphael, My son got aeortic valve replacement on 01/21/2013.with ATS(MEDTRONIC)mechanical valve-24mm. After thesurgery ,he is suffering with low grade fever .We admitted him again in... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Samik Basu ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Richa Shukla MD

hi i have had an aortic valve replacement (mechanical) in may 2012 and broke my tooth over the weekend, im worried because i have used a temporary filling from a supermarket, do i need... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Richa Shukla ( Dentist)
Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi MD

heart surgery 3 years ago. had a mechanical arotia value replacement. been feeling good since then. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

if required it can be replaced with prosthetic valve. thi is to be decided by cardiac surgeon who is going to operate.

Dr.    Mohammed Taher Ali MD

Dear Janic, Consult a physician for proper evaluation like ECG and other tests. Hope this answers your query. Reply with thanks

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

No need to worry much. It will hear life long. It is due to new valve. If it is not heard then it will be a problem. Please hit thanks if you like my answer.