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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Pacemaker precautions after surgery

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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... 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. Michelle Gibson James MD

My mother had a pacemaker put in and she was stopped from taking her blood thinner (Pradaxa) a few days ago 3 days before she had the surgery and 7 days after. Now the doctor says she can use them... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

I had pacemaker surgery 16 days ago and a hematoma appeared soon afterward on top of the device just below the skin; there is no infection (blood cultures taken). it is draining a little darker than ... View answer

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

his pacemaker checked a month after surgery and that was fine. Can you please guide me as to what i ...Hi, my dad had a pacemaker put in early october and a few days later he was complaining of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.     Bhanu Partap MD

Why would my dads pace maker go off after he just 3 months ago had a triple bypass and was in hospital till Feb 14 th had his surgery on December 22 just this week went back to work but is only working ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhanu Partap ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

hallucinating and delirium after a pace maker change. Up for days seeing and experiencing things. Been 3 days since surgery. THis happened before but was put completely out in surgery. Docs say... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatrics Specialist)
Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

I had pacemaker / defibrillator installed July 4th weekend 2012. After surgery I started noticing ... it. After shower, bath doesn t matter always there. Sometimes seems more prominent then... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anantharamakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr.  Pragnesh Vachharajani MD

how long until you feel back to normal after having a pacemaker put in? I had a pacemaker put in 7weeks ago after having aortic vavle replacement surgery and one bypass and I still feel... View answer

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

OK, so my gramma s doctor told her that she needs a pacemaker , and my aunt from australia keeps telling her that pacemaker patients won t even make it a year after the surgery , she is scaring... View answer

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

Mobile Questions and Answers

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

if you take precautions, it can be decent life

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