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How long mechanical valve in young female

Premium Questions

Dr. Sukhvinder Singh MD

Good afternoon, I have had a mechanical valve for 16 years (I am 37 now). I take Sintrom and I am in very good general health and physical condition. I am active, I enjoy long walks in the mountains ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sukhvinder Singh ( Cardiologist)
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. Now my question ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aashish Raghu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sushil Kumar Sompur MD

maker and her heart seems ok now. She had a mechanical valve replacement 27 years ago and has been ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sushil Kumar Sompur ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.  Deepak Sundriyal MD

On warfarin for 15 years for a mechanical valve and for past few years I ejaculate red red blood. How can I stop this. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Sundriyal ( Oncologist)
Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Has there ever been a malfunction of a mechanical aortic heart valve? I had AVR surgery in 2000 and have done very well. However, recently the clicking associated with the mechanical valve has stopped ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shruti Rijhwani ( Rheumatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Nupur K MD

I am 47, female, non smoker, with mechanical aortic heart valve since 2010, about 40 lbs overweight and high BP. I m having chronic chest pains ( heartburn?) . Eating approx 20+ chewable antacids a day which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sabiha Banu MD

at the same time. i was wondering is there any mechanical valve wich isn t noisy or which is the least ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sabiha Banu ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

My son had a aortic mechanical valve replacement and wants to know if he can smoke vaporizer or use Marijuana edibles? Which is safer if at all ? His surgery was Just on 5/11/18... I have read several ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ramprabhu MD

Hi I am 41 year old female that had an ascending aortic dissection and aneuryism. A length of my saphenous vein was removed to perform a CABG, I had a St Jude mechanical valve replacing my aortic valve... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramprabhu ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

i had tonight one alcohol drink ,i have a mechanical valve and my child has moyamoya syndrome i am to be checked for that but tonight as i was almost done with one drink my ear was fire engine red and cheek ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar ( Cardiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

do not be ina hurry. it may take sometime to adjust in functioning. maximum you can consult cardicsurgeon who operated upon you.

Niraj Modi MD

It can be because of your mechanical valve issue. I suggest check if you have palpitation on exertion regularly then you should visit your cardio doctor once for check up and evaluation and if needed take...