United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 40-year-old male asked:

Had 60% mid lad blockage diagnosed in january scared im gonna have heart attack all the time what's the odds suffer terrible anxiety from knowing.

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Internal Medicine - Cardiology 25 years experience
Possible: It is possible to have a heart attack in patients that have demonstrated cardiovascular disease. Taking medications as recommended by your doctors will help reduce your risk significantly. Discuss your concerns with you cardiologist who will be able to give you more detailed and personalized information.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
53 years experience
LAD Dz: You have disease, you need to be on a mediterranean diet, get regular aerobic exercise at least half hour a day, take the meds you have listed, follow your drs. Advice and try to enjoy life. It is quite possible to get through the rest of your life without heart attack but you won't get a guarantee.
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Last updated Oct 2, 2013

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