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Heart Pvc Dialysis Patient
I am getting a feeling of suction in the chest. Followed by a pause of the heart and then normal rhythm. Echo Normal. Other test's Normal to. PVC?
Simple answer is that it is a medical technology used primarily to provide an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with renal failure. Hemodialysis remove wastes and excess water from the blood by circulating blood outside the body through an external filter, called a dialyzer. Blood and dialysate flow through in opposite directions and the ...Read more
My dad is heart patient and on dialysis too please suggest which multivitamin is a good substitute of centrum 50+ , multibionta 50+ or sanatogen 50+?
Dialysis vitamins: Ask your father to ask his nephrologist for nephrovite vitamins. These are commonly used for dialysis patients and contain the following: biotin 0.3mg-calcium pantothenic acid 10mg-folic acid 1mg-niacinamide 20mg-vitamin b1 1.5mg-vitamin b2 1.7mg-vitamin b6 10mg-vitamin B12 0.006mg-vitamin c 60mg. Therer are no fat soluble vitamins such as a, d and e in nephrovite tabs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Serious question. Patient has uti. On fluid restriction due to heart problems. Needs dialysis but can't yet. Today eyes yellow. What can be done?
Check liver: This sounds like a very serious problem. The yellow eyes suggests jaundice and liver dysfunction. In the setting of kidney and heart problems, too, i worry about multiple-system organ failure, a bad problem. All these issues relate. The patient needs volume status addressed, antibiotics and likely evaluation of organ function, quickly and closely. So sorry and good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Diabetic, heart patient on dialysis with hypatitis c just had leg amputation because of gangrene,now really hard and swollen stomach,is because of HC?
Subsequent to heart surgery patients suffers acute renal failure, dialysis done breifly then low b.P occurs now dialys?
I was reading new studies on pvcs that.Suggest that pvcs are not harmless and increase mortality with healthy hearts. Has anyone else? Thoughts?
I Have Some: Ht gives me 400 characters for something needing 400 minutes. That said, in patients with exceptionally high numbers of pvcs (more than 20, 000/day generally) there is a small chance (<= 7%) that heart dysfunction will develop over time. Low levels of pvcs do not appear to be harmful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
PVC's and PAC's: Premature atrial and ventricular contractions or extra heartbeats may be considered normal in a heathly young adult. These extra heartbeats may be aggravated by pain, anxiety, stimulant drugs, medications and foods like caffeine. Although generally benign, pac's and pvc's may reflect underlying heart disease, anemia, electrolyte or endocrine conditions. Urgent eval if chest pain, sob or syncope. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
A premature ventricular contraction is an extra beat from the bottom of the heart. Any cell in the heart can cause a heart beat but most usually stay quiet and defer to the main electrical system. Occasionally a single cell can fire off on its own causing an extra, or what many people refer to as a "skipped" beat, much ...Read more
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