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Life expectancy after quadruple bypass

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
Emergency Medicine 38 years experience
Too little info...: The answer depends on many variables, i.e. The success of the surgery, complications, cardiovascular status, presence of a respirator, the individual'... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zevitz
Cardiology 38 years experience
Depends: The total cost ranges anywhere between $35, 000 to about $70, 000 depending on which hospital and which region of the country you have it done at.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. H Robert Silverstein
Specializes in Cardiology
Great: However, you need tighter risk factor control so there is not a 3d bypass procedure. See our preventive medicien center wellness protecting ... Numb... Read More
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Thoracic Surgery 40 years experience
Ask your surgeon: Mortality for redo sternotomy redo coronary bypass is multifactorial. Ejection fraction, quality of the target vessels, comorbidities like age, obesit... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Normally: Most people return to a normal life afterward.
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 60 years experience
One has : nothing to do with the other...Post Nasal Drip may be due to allergy or may be from sinus drainage...an EAR NOSE THROAT exam is indicated. Ask for a r... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 43 years experience
Interesting question: In some studies, light to moderate drinking (<7 drinks/week in women. <14 drinks/week in men) has been associated with reduced cardiovascular ri... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Why: Discuss this with your doctor. There is no simple explanation for the shrinkage or bnding unless you experienced thrombosis of your pudendal arteries ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Lohanswered
Cardiology 42 years experience
Possibly: Although there are three main coronary arteries, these arteries themselves may have significant branches that themselves may need bypassing. So 4 gra... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
Anesthesiology 41 years experience
Staph aureus or MRSA: There are a bunch of possibilities but almost any bacteria can cause a eternal infection. It has to be debrided.
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Roller coaster: This question is best answered for you by the physician(s) who know your situation best. One can't make a blanket statement for all bypass surgery pat... Read More
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