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how long hospital stay after stent

A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Stent: Length of stay depends on what is going on. Sometimes can go home next day.
Dr. Pareena Bilkoo
21 years experience Cardiology
Stent: If routine without complications usually one day.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Chuang
16 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Varies: If you have not had a lot of complications and the stent procedure is elective, you may not even need to stay in the hospital. It is not uncommon to ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Many: Most full service general and specialty hospitals in major population centers may have these capabilities. Angiographic labs and vascular surgical spe ... Read More
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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Any hospital but: Carotid surgery or stenting can be done in any hospital as long as you have the surgeon with experience to do them , especially for carotid stent you ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Gemmete
27 years experience Interventional Radiology
All types: Academic and community hospitals perform endarterectomy and carotid stent placement.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Mackinnon
32 years experience Anesthesiology
Sometimes: Most centers will want to observe overnight to monitor for the occurrence of perhaps the most dangerous risk-that of a stroke. Should that occur, rap ... Read More
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A 66-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not sure: I don't live near ny so i can't speak for individual hospitals, but your experience is only as good as the cardiologist performing the stent. I would ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: Cardiologists all have different thresholds as to when they should to procedures; even if a procedure can be done doesn't necessarily mean that it _sh ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Zachary
24 years experience Wilderness Medicine
Probably not: A few risks come to mind with your condition and a trip of this nature. First, if the train climbs to high altitudes, you might be more prone to expe ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Yes,...: Do you still have the inserted stent in? If yes, a f/u &care for the stone (if not yet completely removed) and stent should be addressed timely. If st ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Ok as long as...: It's okay to have sex after ... as long as being comfortable during the act. Remember: If you got stent, it indicated you underwent laser lithotripsy ... Read More

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