Any post surgical complications? What about numbness at the incision site and area around the site? How long did it last? Any other complications? Like pleural effusion? PE’s? Aflutter/fib? Mitral valve deficiencies? Clots?
I was born with Transposition of the Great Vessels, the strong side does the weak sides work and vise versa. I have not had heart surgery, which at the time I was born makes me a walking miracle. Just wanted to know if there was someone else out there with a heart like mine.
Heart rate continues to decline----resting rate was in the 45-50 range but has now dropped to 39. My cardiologist assured me it wouldn't continue to drop, but it was at 40 when he made that promise. I just need to know if there is anything I can do to keep it from continuing to drop My younger sister died in her sleep at age 58----this woman went from kindergarten thru senior year w/o missing any time except for few days when she had emergency… read more