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Pain and swelling after heart cath. Should I be concerned ?

I have swelling and pain at the sight of entry for a heart cath. It has been four weeks since the procedure. Is this cause for concern ? ...

What causes pain in testicle and groin after having heart cath?

I had a heart cath a week ago. The next day, I had swelling and a huge bruise that s grown to nearly my entire thigh. They did an ultrasound and said it was fine. Now I m having pain in my right ...

Can heart cath causes numbness all over the body and back pain?

I had a heart cath done first part of Nov. About 4 days after I started having numbness ... use my hands alot or if I do alot of walking. I do have neck and back pain now also. ...

How long should a cath incision take to heal?

Hello...I had a heart cath one week ago today. Have had no broblems w/incision site, regarding pain, swelling or bleeding. My question is has incision had sufficient healing time for sex? I am 57 yr old male ...

What could light discoloration around the site of ICE and venous heart cath indicate?

I have a very light discoloration around the site where I had ICE and Right Heart Cath (venous) via ... was inserted. It s like a tansish color, no swelling or pain. What could this be? ...

Numbness in wrist, thumb and fingers after heart cath. What should I do?

I had a heart cath done on November 29th of 2012. Every since then my wrist has been numb and my ... sometimes. I have constant pain in the wrist to my elbow . I drop things if I do not pay close attention ...

Should i be concerned as my leg is swollen after a heart cath?

My mother had a heart cath one week ago today. Everything has gone fairly normal except her leg has ...... no blood clots. Is swelling normal, or should we be concerned? The swelling concerns her entire leg ...

Had heart cath done radially. Have swelling and pain. Pain medication not helping. Solution?

I had a heart cath done radially about 3 weeks ago. There is no redness.. but some swelling, and extreme pain from near the site up to my elbow. The heart cath came back fine with no blockages ...

Is erection problems are common post heart cath surgery?

40 yr old male had heart cath 2 weeks ago. heart cath ruptured 2 times within 24 hrs post still having pain in groin and left side of penis. have not had an erection since having the heart cath ...

Is a heart cath safe ?

Is it a tube that they insert or is it just the dye substance that they inject..or both ? How safe is this ?
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What causes stomach distension after placing of heart stent?

I had a heart cath and one stent placed on Mon of this week. Due to veins being small the dr had to do procedure through groin. my question--should my stomach be distended due to procedure and iv ...

Is removal of port-a-cath done with a local anesthetic?

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What does my CT scan report indicate?

other scores zero. Only other symptom is slight intermittent pain in chest. Taking baby aspirin , belbuca and Lipitor . Doctor suggests a left catherization of heart which I'm very nervous to do ...

Is severe pain in heart a cause for concern?

sometime i feel serve pain in heart, and feels like a current stream passing through it merely ... and after 2-3 minutes i get back to normal. I feel this once a month normally. is it normal with everyone ...

What causes pain in heart?

Hi sir , from yesterday onwards iam getting heart pain. iam getting pain for 1/2 minute ... ECG, the doctor simply said nothing to worry, it is not at all a heart pain and it is muscle pain ...
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Have swelling over left clavicle that only appears when i am stressed or in pain. What are possible reasons? I had heart cath and have no blockages.
the swelling is actually an inflammatory marker. It can be due to the causes of rheumatic condition. To give more appropriate advice, I would need a more detailed information on the left clavicular pain. The possibility is that the uric acid may be high, this may be a rheumatoid arthritis, or any other rheumatoid condition. Possibilities are many. These can be narrowed down with accurate history.
I have had a heart cath done with clear results still have chest pain. Prinzemetalangina is my bet. No insurance to see cardio. Will gp subscribe ccb?
Hi..your gp can proscribe ccb...but it's better to get a cardiologist opinion.....wish you a good health ...
I have had two heart attacks, 9 stents and numerous caths. went to golf course yester and started swelling in both arms and face. swelling has went down a littl
Hi, Swelling you experienced might be a sign of allergic reaction you had due to foods or dust you got in contact when on golf course. Try to avoid exposure to that place for a while and take otc anti-hystamines. If no improvement within a couple of days, should consult with your cardiologist. Wish fast recovery! Dr.Albana
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