A 57-year-old male asked:
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1. ct scan shows 30% stenosis in the proximal vessel, 30-50% stenosis in the mid-vessel in left anterior descending artery. what procedure is needed?

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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends.: Depends upon symptoms and any preceding tests you may have done. If you have no symptoms I am not sure you need anything other than aggressive risk reduction. Possibly could have a chemical stress test done. Should consult with your cardiologist.
Answered on Apr 7, 2013

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