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Rotablation

Rotablation

Has anyone gone through a rotablation (drilling procedure) for coronary artery disease? I had a heart attack and didn't know it until I had a stroke several years later from blood clot formed in ventricle. Anyway, doctor will be doing an MRI to see the state of my heart tissue and whether or not this is an option.

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anybody experience infection after surgery?

anybody experience infection after surgery?

My wife just had quadruple bypass surgery back in February. She was seen by multiple doctors afterward from her thoracic surgeon to her primary physician because the wound kept weeping and didn't seem to be healing right. Each time we were reassured that everything was fine. Until it wasn't. She developed a severe infection that ended up claiming most of her sternum. I feel we were mislead and was wondering if anyone out here had anything similar happen to them and… read more

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Antibiotics

Antibiotics

I turned quickly I dizzy for awhile. Also had headaches for 2 weeks took doxapan for flu

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Does any one take vyvanse with a defibulator an EF Of 40

Does any one take vyvanse with a defibulator an EF Of 40

I have been taking it since before my defibulator an no problems . But since I mixed up heart meds an had acute bronchitis ,my heart is weaker an I have been curious ...

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Was told several years ago I had a PVC, then in October was told a enlarged Aorta, diastolic Dysfunction

Was told several years ago I had a PVC, then in October was told a enlarged Aorta, diastolic Dysfunction

I wonder if I need additional testing to see if I have all three or what.

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

PVC's are Common, even without other issues. The other 2 issues can also cause PVC's... You can probably help your diastolic dysfunction with Diet and read more

posted 5 days ago
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Looking for a good GP in the Greater Vancouver area, BC, Canada that understands Heart Attacks and Failure

Looking for a good GP in the Greater Vancouver area, BC, Canada that understands Heart Attacks and Failure

In desperate need of a GP that understands my condition(s) Currently have an irresponsible GP that thinks I am overreacting to how I feel and thinks she can sure this with an anti-depressant. Insurance company pushing me back to work and I have no medical support. Feeling very stressed and it is affecting my heart!

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Is there any one out there.

Is there any one out there.

I have an heart condition that is strange. The heart has four valves right. Well my heart only has two that developed . The top two. Is there anyone else who has this condition.

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Mild -Moderate Arotic root dilation at 4.26 and and Mild-Moderate accending Arota at 4.1 What should I do

Mild -Moderate Arotic root dilation at 4.26 and and Mild-Moderate accending Arota at 4.1 What should I do

Hi hope everyone is feeling good today 4 years ago I had a heart attack and now have 4 stents I also found out that I have Moderate Aortic root dilation at 4.26 and and Moderate ascending Aorta at 4.1 these numbers are what they are now they have grown from 2 years ago . Now my first cardiologist did not even mention anything about this I found this out by getting my medical records for insurance… read more

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

Hi. I HAVE similar figures?
I Would like to know anseers?.
I been on statun.blood pressure tablet and Clopodtial. (Plattert.
I now get palpations.Pain… read more

posted 5 months ago
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What is known about calcium ct heart scan scores?

What is known about calcium ct heart scan scores?

Anyone with high score over a thousand?

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A MyHeartDiseaseTeam Member said:

You need to be on a statin and control your diet... Also have a Nuclear stress test or Angiagram...

posted 5 days ago
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