A 22-year-old male asked:
Is there any chance of heart not re starting once surgeon stops it in coronary bypass surgery for young patients?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Cardiology 23 years experience
Very low chance: Much less than 1%.
5.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
surgery 57 years experience
Rare and : Usually only in a very bad heart to begin with!.
Most start right up as warm blood is returned to the coronary circulation
sometimes electrical defibrillation is used as a n adjunct.
5.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 17, 2013
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