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Aorta Fem Bypass
Its been a year since my aorta bifemoral bypass..Getting some of the same symptoms as before could i be blocking up again?
How long does the needle byopsy procedure take and is it safe enough for someone who has had Aorta bypass surgery?
Needle biopsy: These procedures are extremely safe. Thousands are done every single day all over the country and the world. If you are on an anti-coagulant you will need to stop a few days before the procedure. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more
Had aorta bifemoral bypass surgery in december. Am having leg and back pain like before surgery could this be happening again so fast?
Yes. : A calcified aorta typically makes the procedure more challenging, mainly because most heart surgery requires a "bypass" machine to keep blood perfusing the body. The"return" cannula is typically inserted into the root of aorta. Calcified aorta makes this harder and riskier to do. Other options exist however, the femoral artery is ofter used if aorta severe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if i had heart bypass for coarctation of the aorta at age 36. They used an artificial graft, will it last longer?
Yes: It is the best option.Get a more detailed answer ›
I did coarctationof aorta bypass surgery in july 2011 , now I am doing well on valsartan 80 mg once daily , do I need more f u , can I play sports?
Probably: One needs to know want exactly was done as the correction. What were symptoms and any damage. Primary suture, subclavian artery patch dacron patch or replace. Anyhow, if doing well and healed, can increase activity and get to max. Some sports are likely to be better than others. Swimming? Golf. ...Read more
I'm just wondering, if you had a bypass on your aorta, is that considered coronary artery disease?
46 years old with bifurcation aorta iliac artery atherosclerosis do I have to wait for a bypass or can a stent be placed severe heart disease in fam?
Get angiogram: If you have aortoiliac iliac disease an angiogram will help define the anatomy.stent are very effective in this location and are really the first line treatment. At age 46 with family history , modification of diet and life style are very important. No smoking! Cardiac evaluation with stress test with be added to your work up almost certainly. ...Read more
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