What is Angioplasty?

Reconstitution or recanalization of a blood vessel; may involve balloon dilation, mechanical stripping of intima, forceful injection of fibrinolytics, or placement of a stent.

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Sir, I underwent angioplasty on 09th july 2012. Since then i have been taking nikoran 5mg, asprin 75mg, clopidol 75 mg and metoprolotartrate 25 mg...

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hello,I have gone through your question.Thanks for using HCM.Once you have undergone angioplasty with stenting you have to continue aspirin for...

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I had angioplasty a month before & has resumed normal work.Prior to that i was regular in walking exercise & some exercise in gym as to chest or...

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Thanks for your query.

Angioplasty holds no restrictions on physical exercise and sexual activities. Let the heart rate not exceed 145 beats...

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Hello Doctor,

This is regarding my father who has the habit of tobacco chewing since past more than 35 years.

He is 61 years old now and underwent...

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Thanks for your question on Healthcare Magic.
I can understand your concern.
No, he should not take tobacco now. This can be life threatening to...

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