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What to do if i had a stent put in my renal arteries in november of this year to open the arteries up?

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Dr. Michael Schwartz
Vascular Surgery 33 years experience
Follow-up: You should remain on anti-platelet therapy (aspirin or Clopidigrel) if you are not on another blood thinner. The stent should be checked with duplex (ultrasound) every 6 months to a year.

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