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ablation heart procedure

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Henson
32 years experience Cardiology
I would: not well addressed in the guidelines, but there is some endothelial damage necessary for the ablation - which heals over time - prophylaxis for the th ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Ask Cardiologist: No one knows your situation better than your Cardiologist and your Dentist. Ask them to talk to each other.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
22 years experience Cardiology
See your EP: While ablations are often curative there can be recurrence (incomplete ablation) or other arrythmias present not previously appreciated. Talk to your ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sheldon Brownstein
Specializes in Cardiac Electrophysiology
PVC : Very unlikely
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No worries: The doctors want their cardiac ablation patient completely out so that she won't feel a thing, won't move around, and won't recall anything. That mean ... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ehsan Ansari
30 years experience Cardiology
168: Maximum heart rate depends on age using the formula 220-age=maximum heart rate. In your case 100% of maximum predicted heart rate is 168. I recommend ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
38 years experience Family Medicine
Best person to…: Answer that question is the surgeon/ cardiologist who did the procedure since (s)he knows your case intimately before, during, & after procedure & can ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Harris
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not 100%: Nothing is 100%. The electrocardiologist will do their best to locate the exact location, but there is a chance they can't get it all and it will recu ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Ablation: If you are having chest pains in a time frame close to the ablation procedure you should consult your EP doctor and be evaluated. If the ablation was ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
This : This is a very difficult question to answer. Scarring of the heart is usually from a previous injury such as a heart attack. As far as prognosis, this ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terrence Cohen
46 years experience Cardiology
Destroy problem area: In some cases, an area of the heart can cause dangerous or uncomfortable irregularity of the heartbeat. A special wire is used to destroy the offendin ... Read More
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