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grandma uses a patch from the heart doctor. what kind of problem could be treated with a patch?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
THE PATCH: Well, there are many meds that come in patches. Considering you are talking about grandma, i will have to assume she is getting a Nitroglycerin patch for her heart.
Answered on Jun 30, 2014

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