Answers in 'Vascular surgery'
my dad's only left foot is swollen. He is otherwise healthy. DVT ruled out. His basic metabolic test was done in dec 2016 and seemed ok. no pain?
22, have what looks like spider veins on ribs area. Only about half and in' to an in' long. had strawberry birthmark there. should i be worried?
A few months ago had sob and chest pain. high d dimer, negative chest ct. now calf pain could still be a blood clot? why else high d dimer?
Angiogram 1 week ago with angioseal. Have been active since then but now experiencing achiness & tenderness at femoral site with walking. Normal?
Aortic root 3.5cm, ascending aorta 3 cm, LVOT diameter 19.cm. 86 year old man (not overweight) are these good numbers?
A new mole developed on my hand and 2 years later at 1cm away, a varicose vein (blue, bumpy, painful if pressed) developed. Are they related?
Can gavilyte and::Or other BOWEL preps cause ischemic colitis?
Cardiologist expained from recent ECG a very slightly rightward axis just as it had done before.And was otherwise completely normal .Significance?Could this be due to my Mitral Valve repair i wanted a clear idea of what this means.
Could one have a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm and live days with no treatment and minimal::If any symptoms past initial mild stomach pain?
Can being hit in the head with a baseball bat cause a (unruptured) brain aneurysm to form?
Can you have DVT with only calf pain and no other symptoms? Dr. Examined legs and found them to be normal. Could she have missed dvt? Muscular?
Can 2 diff radiologist read a splenic artery aneurysm and come up with a diff size. 1yr 1 said 16m next yr another said 19m no change after remeasure?
Can migraine cause tender and painful arteries too or only temporal arteritis? I'm 25 thought this was too young for TA?
Diplopia, squeezing band of pressure in head, absent L posterior inferior cerebral artery. chol::Hdl calc 6.7. FH mutation. could this cause stroke::Tia?
Does warfarin affect sperm count?
Does recommended dose of baby aspirin increase with progressing trimesters in heterozygous factor v? LMW heparin has not been deemed necessary
Does borderline pulmonary hypertension always progress to pulmonary hypertension or can it stay the same or reverse itself?
Dx'd w::Medial arcuate ligament syndrme via CT, US, and Angiography shows decrease blood flow in celiac artery, backflow of blood in mesenteric artery.Could this be cause of abd pain, nausea after eating?might surgery help?
For hypovolemic POTS, would compression stockings ultimately exacerbate the problem, since more blood will be shuttled to kidneys to filter out?
Had aaa stent operation 12::13::16 aneurysm was 4.7 cm, 1::17::17 CT decreased to 4.4 cm. 6::12::17 CT increased to 4.6 cm.What if it keeps getting larger?
Had stoke,mra showed 85%blocked coratid artery riggt side, vascular surgeon thinks might be 100. My question is will i be able to go back to work .
Headache all night in back and front of head, and neck hurts after deep tissue massage. Had to ask to lower pressure. Any concern about possible VAD?
Heartbeat in ear for years. Recently, I notice it gets very loud almost like a tight swish when I throw up or get frightened. I get headache too.
Had heart cath last Tuesday . Monday started having headaches Monday . Taking ibeprofin doesn.'t help anything else i can take?
Hello, I have Behcet's Syndrome, and I'm having a very painful flare-up. I'm already on Tapentadol for a severe herniation. What else can I do::Take?
Hi Sir, My grandpa is 93 years old. Cardiologist suggest angioplasty to rule-out Angina. Is his age suitable for this procedure??. we live in Karachi,
Hi I have quite prominent veins on the tops of my feet that have been there for quite a long time now. I believe they are healthy veins as they don't ?
How likely is it my SX are caused by polymyalgia rheumatica and temporal arteritis? Only aged 25 female. Severe headache, temple, neck & shoulder pain
Is an aneurysm classed as a mini stroke. ?
I am experiencing varicose veins and bulging veins. The following also describes me: Red spider veins. What should I do?
I am female mid 70's on Clopidogrel after a stroke year ago from Carotid artery and on benzalip mono 400 can i use pain Gels with ibuprofen 5.0% w::W?
I have a large bruise on my lower leg that gets darker and more painful when I stand but decreases when the leg is elevated. I do have varicose vein issues. The bruise is now 2 weeks old and getting g worse not better ?
I have blood vessels spontaneously bursting in my legs.. very painful and large. What could cause this?
I have mild apical ischemia 54%, echo ef 55%, mild tr,rvsp 30-40, and right bundle branch block. Can you explain what this means ?
I have been experiencing a pulsating sensation in my stomach or abdominal area, a little to try left, the doctor I saw said he felt it was my abdominal aorta. I am now experiencing a deep dull pain slightly in the same area. What is going on?
I had 9 emboli's in my left lung. had all symptoms of a pulmonary embolism. I was later told that I had pneumonia. I was never sick nor had a fever.
Is MVP common on APS patient? I'm wearing a pacemaker and my echo showing that i have mild MVP. Will it progressing in the future?
I have a bulging vein on my right knee it is not painful at all?
I have had open heart surgery 18 years ago. I have an aortic aneurysm that has been growing for the last eight years. According to Cleveland Clinic,?
I was diagnosed with atherosclerosis also with benign heart palpitations after wearing a heart monitor for 24 hours, my question is why when I bend over picking something up out of the floor or tying my shoes do I then have flip-flops in my chest?
I want to learn about an atherosclerosis.
Would you tell me in detail?
I am experiencing pain on the left side of my neck only when I touch it. It is very painful. I went to my doctor today she said it was possibly a node under my carotid artery. I am nervous that it's something more serious being right where my carotid?
I was accidently hit in the head with a baseball bat about 20 years ago. Could this have caused an aneurysm?
I have APS (and hx of DVT), mild MVP, and wearing a pacemaker. My hematologist thinks of stopping my anticoagulant. Is it a wise decision?
I have an external hemmoroid, possible clot. Recently put on Eliquis for PE. Will it help hemorroid clot reduce too?
Is it possible to have new liver hemangioma or new liver cyst after age 40 in men?
I have numbness in inner, lower right leg since Sclerotherapy 16::05::2017?
Is fasting needed for the abdominal aorta ultrasound?
I had my blood drawn approximately 2 weeks ago. Today I noticed the site of venipuncture is raised, red and looks like a pimple. Do I need to see Dr.?
I had a dissection in my carotid artery in February. I still experience light pain in left jaw, ear and neck. Is this normal?
I woke up this morning with a horrible aching leg pain in my right leg. It feels like around my knee. It aches so bad. I just took two ibuprofen.
Is pulmonary embolism still life threatening if it's diagnosed and treated?
Is it true that severely enlarged grade 4 tonsils, that are 100% obstructing (according to my ENT) could lead to cardiopulmonary complications?
I have Pneumothorax surgery(VATS failed then open chest successful).It was 6 years ago and on left side.Can i go for gyming and weights now.
I am experiencing limb spasms, abnormal movements (quality: uncontrollable and repetitive) , hip pain and leg pain. The following also describe me... No BP in L. arm, dr barely found pulse in L. wrist.Vascular?
I had an echocardiogram done and I need help reading the results. What is mistral and aortic valve leaflet calcification?
Leg::Trunk lethargy for 4 weeks & hypoglycemic spells. Clean : echo, lung CT scan, brain MRI. ER visit findings : potassium 3.2, d-dimer 270, A1c 4.6?
My both feet but mostly the right one falls sleep faster than normal when I cross my legs or sit on tbe floor? What could be the cause?
My nasal spray was almost empty, & I accidentally shot a big shot of pure air up my nose! It went so far in. Will I be OKAY? Could it cause embolism?
My dad undergone angioplasty two weeks before . Now he feel heavy head and faint . Conditions increases if he lay one side .
My mother has an aortic aneurism. She is 74 years old. Is it safe for her to fly roundtrip from Charlotte, NC to Orlando, FL?
Noticed when my hands are down they get red, but I can flip them up and it goes away. Is this a cause for alarm?
No left post. inferior cerebral artery on mra. many neuro symps including nerve related diplopia. could this be from old tia::Stroke in occipital lobe?
Normal brain MRI no contrast in January, but having horrible headaches with pressure and a clicking sound inside head. Could it be tumor or aneurysm?
Pain in ribs under left armpit, worsens when inhaling. Had this for a year! CT scan clear although D dimer was positive! What could this be?
Recently taking eliquis, metatoprolol and Tylenol. Alcohol intake minimal. Enzymes raised significantly! Suggestions?
Risk of stroke with 90% right carotid artery blockage?
Sharp stabbing pains like knife all in head area comes and goes for 2 days now c.t scan on may 1 was normal .what would cause this. scared of aneurysm?
Symptoms of Orthostatic hypotension with 10 year old scrotal hernia. Are they connected? Is it serious?
Told total subclavian blockage, & one artery of 4 leading to brain has reversed, and is trying to route this blood to make sure arm has blood flow. Vascular surgeon says do nothing??
Treatment for itching from vaginal varicose veins?
Test states my carotid upstroke is 1+, what could this mean?
Untreated, What is the long-term outlook for someone with L arm subclavian blockage & coarctation? How long will they live?
Varicose vein over knee cap and pain. Should I see gp and can it be done on NHS?
Vas.Dr, blocked sub clavicle artery, 1 of 4 arteries to brain has reversed blood flow and is trying to supply L arm w::Blood. Said I need neurosurgeon? What would be the procedure to remedy this?
Verpamil180 and midodrine5mg head&chest pressure,bp still low even w::Laying.hr45lay,90+stand. on120verapamil-tachy breaks thru-what2 do cant function?
Wwhat is peri -infarct ischemia?
What symptoms are there fo a severe tricuspid regurgitation?
What Is The Best Treatment For Vertebral Artery Dissection?
What is the bulging vein on kneecap?
What does calcified phleboliyhs mean?
What cause calf pain other than dvt in a non athletic person? I have a funny feeling in my foot as well. Doctor did physical of leg and didn't feel any need to do an ultrasound for dvt. What else could be causing it?
What is cure for visible leg veins?
What is chronic white matter Ischemia and what are the symptoms?
What can cause tearing pain in the left side of a 72 yo woman, she has no reproductive organs. This has been going on for 8mnrhs we been to doctors?
What tests determine recanalization 5 years post vasectomy?
What med::S can I take to replace eliquis?
What is the definition or description of: Innohep allergy?
What can I do to recover faster if I have had phlebitis in the median cubital vein for two weeks. The vein seems to be stuck to skin. Cant meet doctor?
When should I seak medical attention? I dropped a board on my ankle it's sore to the touch. I am on blood thinners warfarin
What complications can there be after vascular bypass surgery with a graft. Surgery done 11::23::2016 and in horrendous pain almost numb feeling now.
What does carotid upstrokes 1+ mean?
What is the definition or description of: Lymphatic diseases?
Will clonamox treat redness swelling of the groin from none deep vein injecting of heroin a miss of the surface vein?
What is the definition or description of: Arterial tortuosity?
Would a regular MRI w::Contrast on brain reveal severe vertebral artery insufficiency::Stenosis causing vertigo?
What is the definition or description of: Peripheral arterial disease?
What are odds of 55 y::O woman with history of high cholesterol,never on statins,with perfect B::P,no smoking,little exercise to have clogged arteries?
What is the definition or description of: Cardiovascular infections?
Yearly echos to check heart. Have a pfo with atrial septal aneurysm. EA ratio was 1.01 on paper, normal range says (1.1-2.1). Dr didn't mention. Bad?