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What do you call 4 bypass heart surgeries

A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Your cardiac surgeon and cardiologist need to know of your symptoms. Probably just post surgical, but occasionally an issue. Ekg can be helpful, ec ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Mayo
47 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: Although post operative pain is common, if you have increasing pain a cardiac test may reassrure you about a heart attack.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
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I'm sorry to hear it: Hi. I'm sorry to hear that. Did you have a question?
Dr. Ajainder Shergill
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Question?: Not sure what your question is exactly. If you are wondering whether she should have bypass or not (with her other medical conditions), that is a dif ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Sometimes now it is not stopped called off pump, surgery. When stopped with cold blood cardioplegia, many spontaneously restart with rewarming to ne ... Read More
Dr. Craig Carter
39 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Depends: Either it starts back up by itself after the heart warms up, or electric shock is used to jump start it.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Bypass: Coronary artery bypass surgery is done when there is significant narrowing or obstruction in the coronary arteries that feed the heart muscle. Bypass ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Mackinnon
32 years experience Anesthesiology
Occurs not infrequen: What you describe can be anything from a skipped beat, (most likely) to a "pause" and is usually benign and resolves on its own, but let your doctor k ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
Likely: Musculoskeletal is nature but talk to your physician.
A male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Possible: But may involve other surgery as well to strengthen the left ventricle. Discuss his case with a cardiovascular surgeon. All the best.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Many but uncommon: Bypass surgery is major surgery. There are risks although the majority of patients don't get them or at most one. Rhythm disturbances, bleeding, and ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Irv Loh
Dr. Irv Loh answered
48 years experience Cardiology
Physically, 6 weeks: Assuming no complications, patients can be discharged within a few days after surgery. The surgical wounds heal within a couple of weeks. If a stern ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jacques Kpodonu
26 years experience Cardiology
No lifting: No heavy lifting for 6 weeks , rest of the activities you can pursue in moderation.

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