Top
30
Doctor insights on: Cardiac Heart Penis

Share
Dr. Lonnie Smith
5 doctors shared insights

Cardiac (Definition)

Cardiac translates literally to "heart, " and any place the term is seen, such ...Read more


3

3
Will heart failure affect my penis size?

Will heart failure affect my penis size?

heart failure: Right heart failure may cause lower body edema and cause swelling of the penis from fluid retention. This is not usually a desirable condition. ...Read more

5

5
What would cause a huge lump on my right side just above my penis have heart murmer

What would cause a huge lump on my right side just above my penis have heart murmer

Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose your mass. You could have an inflammed inguinal lymph node, hydraadentis suprativa, or an infected cyst. Long shot — is that the lump is an inguinal hernia. Since you describe this as huge- recommend that you have this medically evaluated. ...Read more

6

6
Why my penis won't get hard no more since I been diagnose with congestion heart failure?

Why my penis won't get hard no more since I been diagnose with congestion heart failure?

Ask your Doc...: The most reasonable course of caring for your current concern is ask and discuss with your treating Doc about your concern after collecting the onset, degree, frequency, & progress of poor erection with detailed sequence of event as well as the info of lifestyle, drug use, sex life trending, etc. So, together, a reasonable Dx may be reached and reasonable Rx options may be offered. Best wish ... ...Read more

10

10
Strange skin formations on penis foreskin.Don't itch or heart or smell or anything. Were small wounds due to dry skin now they healed and formed theese

Strange skin formations on penis foreskin.Don't itch or heart or smell or anything. Were small wounds due to dry skin now they healed and formed theese

Talking to doctors: The words "strange skin formations' is not in any way medical words or descriptive in any sense of the word. There is no way to interpret such words to give you any medical advice. ...Read more

11

11
Is it safe for me to get my penis circumsied? I'm a 20-year-old male and I was born with a congenital heart defect.

See PCP/Urologist: Your primary care and your urologist will be better able to address this question for you as they would know your medical history and can examine you. Generally, minor congenital heart defects are not a concern. Also, the procedure may be done under local anesthetic rather than a general anesthetic. ...Read more

13

13
Is the penis pump dangerous for persons with high blood pressure or irregular heart beats?

Is the penis pump dangerous for persons with high blood pressure or irregular heart beats?

Probably not: Vacuum erection devices are safe to use as long as your doctor or cardiologist has told you that you are healthy enough to have sexual intercourse. ...Read more

14

14
Had full cardiac work up. Heart rate usually 90s but recently 60s and as low as 55.overweight/dieting now. Anxiety that my heart may stop. Rate to low?

Had full cardiac work up. Heart rate usually 90s but recently 60s and as low as 55.overweight/dieting now. Anxiety that my heart may stop. Rate to low?

Anxiety: Your heart won't stop. Check back when you start having 5 second pauses. (It won't stop then either, but you'll need a pacemaker). (I've visited your hometown — Surprise, AZ-very cool place!) ...Read more

15

15
How do a heart murmur and a cardiac arrythmia differ?

How do a heart murmur and a cardiac arrythmia differ?

2 different things: A murmur is a sound you hear with a stethoscope. It may be innocent or represent heart disease. An arrhythmia is an irregular rhythm which also may either be benign or serious. ...Read more

16

16
What long term effect does a cardiac arrest have on your heart?

What long term effect does a cardiac arrest have on your heart?

Depends: On degree of damage or not.
If with heart attack and dead muscle it can be severe.
If a chemical issue, and no damage the heart may be fine. ...Read more

17

17
Can the heart stop beating when one is having a cardiac arrest?

Can the heart stop beating when one is having a cardiac arrest?

Cardiac arrest: A heart attack is when a blood vessel to the heart blocks off and a part of the heart is damaged. A cardiac arrest can be the result of a heart attack. Cardiac arrest is when the heart suddenly stops pumping for one reason or another. A heart attack can cause cardiac arrest. A cardiac arrest isn't necessarily caused by a heart attack. It canbe an ineffective heart rhythm. ...Read more

18

18
What causes athletes to have sudden heart attacks/cardiac arrest?

What causes athletes to have sudden heart attacks/cardiac arrest?

Strctural heart dis: Sudden cardiac arrest is usually due to conduction disease or hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Pete maravich died of coronary artery disease during a pick up game. It turns out he only had 1 coronary artery. It is the main reason athletes at all levels have preliminary cardiac clearence. ...Read more

19

19
What happens if you have cardiac enlargement or heart enlargement?

What happens if you have cardiac enlargement or heart enlargement?

Heart enlargement: This is a response to pressure or volume loads on the heart. Sometimes it is a genetically driven process. ...Read more

20

20
If you are in cardiac arrest, is your heart motionless or quivering?

If you are in cardiac arrest, is your heart motionless or quivering?

Either: Cardiac arrest just means the heart is not functioning effectively as a pump. Sometimes there is chaotic electrical activity causing it to "quiver" this is ventricular fibrillation. There are other situations in which the heart is motionless, perhaps without any electrical activity at all (asystole) or with activity bit no contractions (pulseless electrical activity). ...Read more

21

21
What is an abnormal heart rate that can impair cardiac output called?

What is an abnormal heart rate that can impair cardiac output called?

Cardiac Output: Cardiac output equals stroke volume x heart rate. That means if the heart rate goes up the cardiac output will go up. The stroke volume is how much the heart pumps out with each contraction. That can go down if the heart rhythm is off like in atrial fibrillation. ...Read more

22

22
How do I decrease my chances of getting a cardiac arrest of the heart?

Diet and exercise: Maintaining a healthy lifestyle consisting of a nutritionally balanced diet, regular exercise, a healthy weight, not smoking, reducing and managing stress, and regular check-ups with your primary care provider will provide the best opportunity to avoid a heart attack and cardiac arrest. ...Read more

23

23
What will happen if you have cardiac enlargement or heart enlargement?

What will happen if you have cardiac enlargement or heart enlargement?

Depends: Many variables. It depends on the cause, degree of enlargement/dilatation, overall function of the heart, etc. Enlargement of the heart should be evaluated by cardiologist. ...Read more

25

25
What actually happens physiologically in your heart during a? Cardiac arrest?

What actually happens physiologically in your heart during a? Cardiac arrest?

Many options: Asystole, ventricular fibrillation, ventricular tachycardia, torsades DES pointes,. The ventricles fail to provide significant arterial flow to the aorta and the pulmonary artery, the systemic arterial pressure drops below critical level leading to cerebral hypoperffusion and syncope. If prolongued brain death occurs within 5 minutes at normothermia. ...Read more

28

28
Is it true that sudden cardiac death happens in people with prior heart attack 80% of the time?

Is it true that sudden cardiac death happens in people with prior heart attack 80% of the time?

Cardiac scarring: Priorheart attack results in scarring in the heart tissue that alters the electrical conduction through that part of the muscle. Altered conduction leads to the possibility that this zoned can be a source of initiation for ventricular arrhythmias that can cause sudden cardiac death. ...Read more

29

29
How often do 27 year olds have heart attacks or cardiac arrest and just up and die with no warning?!

How often do 27 year olds have heart attacks or cardiac arrest and just up and die with no warning?!

Extremely rare: But, if you are an active athlete it is better to have a simple check up and ECG to make sure you don't have any specific disease affecting your heart muscle. Lot of hospitals offer this check up. ...Read more

30

30
I was wondering what are the differences between cardiac (heart) and skeletal muscle contractile tissue?

I was wondering what are the differences between cardiac (heart) and skeletal muscle contractile tissue?

Cardiac vs Skeletal: It is difficult to describe in this limited space. Refer to the site:
http://www.Differencebetween. Net/science/health/difference-between-cardiac-and-skeletal-muscle/. ...Read more