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How risky is pacemaker removal surgery

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hello Cardiologist, Say you had a patient that needed a pacemaker put in. This patient is technically willing to have it done but is terrified of surgeries of any type, doesn't matter if she is awake ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

How many people are pacemaker dependent? How many people are in A-fib 100% of the time? How many people have a AV node ablation instead of the catheter ablation? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

I had a cardiac tamponade during pacemaker surgery Oct 13th, 2014. The lead for the ventricle had ... on a ventilator and placed in ICU for 36 hours. Went home after about 48 hours. The pacemaker is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Gaurav Katiyar MD

Pacemaker surgery,my mother had yesterday? What does it entail? ... View answer

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

a blockage, he had pneaunomia and was hospitalized for 3 weeks 2 years ago and had to have surgery to remove ... a hard time getting his breath. This has been going on now for at least 9 months he has a... View answer

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

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Dr.  Anantharamakrishnan MD

to convince her to get the pacemaker but she s afraid because she has an extremely hard time coming out of anestesia. How long can she live with a heart rate of 120 to 170? And how risky is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anantharamakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

heart surgery for extra muscle to be removed. Dont know if I should go to ER or wait and see Dr ...Hi I am having pain around my pacemaker That was implanted 4 years ago. When I touch a certain area ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)
Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

how long until you feel back to normal after having a pacemaker put in? I had a pacemaker put in 7 ... at the spot where the pacemaker was put in, how long will that last? Also the long... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Happykumar Kagathara MD

..2112) April of last year I had the Fondiplication surgery and have such trouble with extremely slow motility. (Food just sits in my stomach all day in a big hard ball. I am having the gastric pacemaker put ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Happykumar Kagathara ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Manisha Jain MD

How long does an angiogram take? My mother just had a small heart attack and is in hospital. She has had a pacemaker for 10 years after going into heart block and almost dying. Would it be better ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manisha Jain ( OBGYN)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to Health Care Magic No… Rarely / Only after ablation of the communication between the atria and ventricles (upper & lower chambers) There are better options / ask your treating doctor Wishing well

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

its too small a duration to cause cancer. Besides, magnets are safe. we use mri whihc is magnet based, and frankly earth has a constant magnetic field

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

HI. The hiatal hernia causing the reflux problems usually needs surgical correction to get better, if the medical treatment has not helped. Pacemaker and fitness should be done by a Cardiologist before you go for...