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How Does Your Age Or Sex Affect Open Heart Surgery
Age only: In general males and females have almost the same results after cardiac surgery. Women have a slightly worse outcome given that they present later in their disease process. Older patients generally have more comorbidities and hence are at higher risk for cardiac surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Open intervention on the heart to correct congenital cardiac anomalies, repair replace heart valves, ascending aortic dissection repair, coronary bypass, heart transplant, surgical removal of heart tumors, ventricular assist devices, cox maze procedures to cure atrial fibrillation, repair of trauma to the heart. Repair of iatrogenic injuries to heart, heart-lung ...Read more
At 34 y/o : I am guessing your open heart surgery was to repair a congenital structural or conduction defect. If the repair was successful and you are not in any drugs like warfarin or any other i think you will not be affected for having birth. But, this have to be discuss with your cardiologist in coordination with your obgyn. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you still do laser hair removal on parts of body if you had mitral valve repair open heart surgery? Will it have any effect in any way.
My inguinal hernia surgery was performed in 2010. I want to know that does masturbation effect hernia surgery? Or can cause any type of problem?
No and no,: Unless it is done in excess. Everything in moderation is the general rule. ...Read more
Sex is an exercise: Generally, if you’re recovering from a heart attack, doctors advise waiting two weeks before engaging in intercourse, which is considered mild to moderate exercise. Raking leaves, walking a couple flights of stairs, or walking 18 holes while playing golf is moderate exercise. If you can comfortably tolerate this level of activity, then you are most likely physically ready for sex. ...Read more
Yes, like bone fract: The sternum is a bone & heals like any other bone. It is "fractured" (cut) at the start of open heart surgery. At the end of surgery, the sternum is usually "sewn up" using metal wires to hold the 2 parts together. Further bone healing (fusion) occurs over the course of 3-6 months (eg, as with a broken arm). Wires hold the sternum together in that time & fuse with bone as it heals. Ask surgeon. ...Read more
Does cafe affect the body before surgery ?Does it affect the anaesthesia ? and what do u advice me ?
Caffeine Stimulant: If "Cafe" meant either coffee or caffeine, the caffeine-like stimulants cause mild increases in heart rate, mental stimulation and other Mild disturbances to anesthesia. In healthy individuals, these are Not a problem. Caffeine is rarely given intravenously in an operation, but it will increase fluid production around the brain and spinal cord. This is helpful if there is a spinal fluid leak. ...Read more
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 ›
Does smoking weed affect the gas bubble in your eye after a vitrectomy for a macular hole. Would it affect how the hole closes. Can i smoke?
Be wary: Twenties male concerned about smoking cannabis after vitrectomy. A person with this circumstance needs to know that cannabis affects pressure inside the eye. Therefore, the surgeon who did the procedure needs to be asked this question, and before cannabis is consumed. Cannabis has ameliorating effects in cases of ocular glaucoma. ...Read more
Possibly: It really depends on the type of problem you had as a child and the surgery performed to correct it. If the testicle was undescended but was brought down into the scrotum promptly, Is unlikely that you have any decreased spermatogenesis in that testis. The best way to know is to submit a semen sample for analysis (sperm count) ...Read more
Depends on the type: Depends on the type of surgery.Get a more detailed answer ›
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