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... and have been trying to rest as per docs orders. I did this due to back pain that was diagnosed as angina, so no heart attack or similar episode, it was just chronic with exercise. ... (3 replies)
... bypass surgery. This group also received lifestyle modifications and specific medications required after angioplasty. ... (12 replies)
... Mine never throbbed nor was there even a sharp pain associated with it. ... (7 replies)

... Gop, you are describing stable angina pectoris and that is chest discomfort with exertion and a nitrate should provide relief. ... (12 replies)
Bypass surgery
May 18, 2007
... all incision under the breast instead of the traditional incision. I did not have to think or make a decision about it because it was done on an emergency basis after suffering a heart attack. ... (1 replies)
... g clop as a PREVENTION THERAPY, especially when a simple aspirin works as well or better. But for patients who already have a more advanced disease to the point angioplasty has been performed the dual angioplasty combination of aspirin and Plavix is a life safer... ... (47 replies)
Cath
Nov 21, 2006
... angina pain. I lived with this diagnosis and recurrent pain for several years until I found a GOOD cardiologist who did an angiogram, found a complete blockage of my RCA and opened it, relieving the pain. ... (14 replies)
... My guess would be that he had blockage at the time he was having the stable angina it just wasn't bad enough to treat. Unstable angina would be pain when he is at rest and that could mean that a heart attack is eminent. I had the unstable type. ... (8 replies)
Heart pain
Jun 3, 2005
... They have now been sorted and I feel great after my angioplasty. I'm getting back to good fitness again. ... (13 replies)
... pressure in my chest, no pain, just a tightness that covered my chest. It happened while at rest, so my cardiologist didn't think that it was heart related. Most angina happens after exertion, and goes away after rest or nitro. ... (6 replies)
... w his MD and they did all the tests and picked up nothing. Subsequently, these pains continued and the long and the short of it is he ended up in ER. It was only after they did the test with the dye that the could see something was wrong. ... (1 replies)
... It is not a constant pain it does come and go with irregularity. Yes it is angina but is is starting to icrease in intensity. ... (4 replies)
Courage Study
Feb 22, 2008
... after 5 years has had an increase in her angina symptoms, so they brought her to have a heart cath and her lesion was the same! ... (8 replies)
Greek tragedy...
Sep 29, 2006
... but no angioplasty or stents were placed. Was put on the usual meds, lipitor, BP meds, plavix, aspirin...the usual cocktail. ... (3 replies)
... sometimes the pain is sharp or it comes with a lot of pressure. ... (15 replies)
... coronary artery bypass in l999. About 3 years ago he started having symptoms of angina again that progressively got worse. He had no health ins. until this last December so the health care he had for those 3 years wasn't hot, very scanty. ... (3 replies)
... I have a total of 8 stents. The six in my right artery went this way, Oct 98, Mar 99, angioplasty only in May 99, Aug 99 and then bypass surgery in Dec 99. From that you can tell that stents can close pretty fast. I was never on Plavix when this took place. ... (3 replies)
Plavix Dose
Jun 8, 2005
... Sounds more like shooting nerve pain or some musculoskeletal pain than heart pain. Not at all like the angina I experienced before my angioplasty. Typical heart pain is NOT sharp or shooting but shows up as the heavy pressure that I used to experience. ... (5 replies)
... Mostly there are "rapid access" schemes for chest pain. When I started with angina I had blood tests and ecg ordered by gp straight away. When she got the results a week later and they showed problems I was passed onto the local hospital. ... (2 replies)
... I'm improving every day, thanks. I had an internal bleed into a deep abdominal muscle 2 hours after the angioplasty so was kept in hospital for a week while they worked out what had happened via angiogram, hb levels and CT scan. ... (4 replies)


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