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Blocked artery
Sep 14, 2009
... My mother has just been diagnosed with a 100% blockage in her right artery. She had an heart attach two years ago and has just suffered two strokes in the past month, which has affected her vision. The doctors are saying that she should not have another stoke, how would they know this, since she has had two already? they are not going to change her medicine either. So in... (1 replies)
... pirin, platelet reducuing drug and norvasc. I am having fat free diet and have quit smoking since my angiography. I asked my doctor why he did not try to open my blocked artery, on which he said that it was not beneficial at this stage and had some life threatening risks as well. ... (4 replies)
... Now my question is how I did not get any pain in 6 months after blockage of my main artery and suffering MI, and suddenly I developed this new pain, when my other arteries are OK. What could be the reason? ... (4 replies)

... blocked artery and did surgery again. The doctors couldn't explain why it was blocked since his diet was monitored strictly and he exercised diligently. ... (4 replies)
... When I compare my carotid artery ultrasound results to various Criteria for the Diagnosis of Internal Carotid Artery (ICA) Stenosis, I seem to fall into the category of occlusion, yet my report says normal. I am copying my results and the guidlines. Am I wrong or is the report wrong? What am I missing? MY REsults: CHU 0033 - US CAROTID BILAT B PROCEDURE REASON: NEAR... (0 replies)
... I have been diagnosed with Coronary Artery Disease, with 2 of the major arteries in my heart being 100% blocked and a third approximately 50% blocked. I am scheduled for coronary bypass surgery this coming Tuesday At North Memorial Heart Center in Minneapolis. I have been healthy nearly all of my life, and my life style did not contribute to this-this is all about genetics.... (0 replies)
... Hi Brahm: I am a 43 year old female Mother of 2 wonderful boys. I have heart disease, my first heart attack was in June of 2004. At that time they placed 5 stents in my right coronary artery. Until recently, there have been no reacurances. I was just released from the medical center the other day due to the same thing you were having.. burning sensation in my left side of my... (3 replies)
... This is with reference to my father, with whom this problem has come into light. I would like to narrate the whole case to you and wait for your response on the same. Pateint age : 73yrs/Male Patient was admitted in the hospital on 9th April 2010 due to a massive heart attack. After an Angiogram was conducted the report suggested bypass surgery because his heart... (3 replies)
... encing now, may be angina related to partial occlusion of those arteries. The big thing is, in someone like you with lots of risk factors for occlusive coronary artery disease, if you are having chest pain, it is important to rule out your heart as the source. Once that has been ruled out, other things can be considered. ... (4 replies)
... blocked Right Coronary artery, yet you did not have any symptoms because of good collaterals. But I thought blockage of a main coronary artery almost always result in Myocardial Infarction. ... (18 replies)
... blocked artery in my mother's heart when they stented a blocked one and she is a smoker. ... (4 replies)
... and because of the location of the blockage, I am not a candidate for stents or a bypass. I had no symptoms of coronary artery disease. This also showed a calcium score of 3, which is very good. I would say, in my case, at least, it was well worth the money. ... (18 replies)
... Isosorbide medication targets the coronary arteries and widens, opens, dilates, relaxes those vessels...Lisinopril (ACE inhibitor) dilates system vessels providing relief to the heart's workload. It lowers blood pressure and slows or prevents the damage done by higher blood pressure to the vessels. My cholesterol is normal at 144 mg/dl, but the doctor wants to lower the... (9 replies)
... Lutheran: I would venture to guess that millions of middle aged people and some younger ones are walking around with blockages of 30% or more. Studies done on soldiers killed in action in the Korean and Vietnam wars showed extensive blockages in some of those soldiers who were in their late teens and early 20's. So the 30% blockage that you have is not bad but I do think... (9 replies)
... For some patients there is angiogensis and collateral vessels around a blocked artery. ... (36 replies)
... Laura, Some fool who called himself a cardiologist did the same to me 9 years ago. I kept telling him that my chest burn is KILLING me and radiating to both shoulders and jaw starting about minute 3 or 4 of the stress and he kept up with the "can you go farther." I finished becasue I am competetive. He then did the echo. I put up with this c**p until I saw the report... (9 replies)
... blocked artery, and didn't do anything to the branch blocked artery. Two months later he wanted to do a stent on the branch. One month later he was gone before I had an opportunity to smack him around. ... (18 replies)
... My dad had a stroke on September 27 of this year. He's been put in the nursing home for therapy. He's only 50 years old, but he has had 2 previous heart attacks years ago. He went yesterday to talk to a heart specialist about doing the surgery called carotid endarterectomy. His one artery is like 40% blocked (I think) and that is being treated with meds, but the other one is... (1 replies)
... god'sproperty, THere is little you (or I) can do about what the';ve installed into our RCA's. Odds are still in our favor that the benefit/risk is greater than 1. Let me give you something nice to think about: With angina events severe enough to require the placement of 5 stents in your RCA, you have probably developed a good enough collateral circulation over the years... (9 replies)
... blocked right coronary artery that had created collaterals on it's own. All my other arteries were clear. ... (2 replies)

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