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Are myocardial infarctions curable?

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Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience in Cardiology
Yes and no: Well if you truly had a myocardial infarction, some of the heart muscle has been damaged and that is not curable. But you may do well if it is just a small amount of muscle. And even if it is a larger amount, medications can improve the symptoms so that you may di fine even if there is not a cure.
Answered on Nov 4, 2011

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