Doctor insights on:
Is Ischemia Reversible What Is The Most Recommended Medical Treatment
Yes: Ischemia is caused by low or inadequate blood flow and oxygen delivery to a tissue: heart attack stroke amputation renal failure are sequellae of ischemia reversible mostly unless tissue death medication, ( nitroglycerine), bypass , angioplasty, can all increase circulation and reverse ischemia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ischemia is a symptom in which a person does not have enough blood supply to a part of the body, making that part of the body "ischemic". For example, in a heart attack, a coronary artery is blocked so blood cannot get to the heart muscle beyond the blockage point. The heart muscle lacking ...Read more
Should i be concerned if my mother has ischemia and i want to know what the best medical treatment for this and is it reversible?
Yes: Yes, you should be concerned. There are volumes written on the best treatment - that's the beyond the scope of this forum. It's not reversible but it is treatable and controllable. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my mother has ischemia and I want to know what the best medical treatment for this and is it reversible?
See below: It's not generally reversible without an intervention (either percutaneously or with surgery). The best medical treatment consists of : aspirin, beta blocker, statin, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor. Correction of anemia, hypoxia, and not smoking. If angina persists, a nitrate and/or ranolazine can be added. ...Read more
I have a mild reversible mycardumyocardial ischemia due to muscle bridge LAD . is it dangerous & treatment. please?
Talk to cardiologist: A muscle bridge is a strap of muscle running over the top of the artery. When the muscle contracts it squeezes down on the artery and narrows it causing reduced blood flow to that part of your heart. It can cause angina. If it is a threat - treatment would be to cut the band. The other option may be medication. Since the diagnosis has been made-discussion with your cardiologist is the plan. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Multiple drugs: Anti platelet agents such as aspirin, plaivix. Beta blockers such as atenolol or metoprolol. Vasidilators such as nitroglycerin. Occasionally anticoagulants such as Heparin or lovenox. Coronary intervention such as angioplasty, stenting, and bypass surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prevention: After a TIA or even stroke, the next greatest risk, over next year is another stroke. The protocol often used includes aggenox and lipitor. Need to make sure however, that you do not have carotid stenosis, and that hypertension, diabetes, high lipids, high homocysteine, all well controlled. Also, may sure that heart is not a primary source for a secondary stroke. Tpa deals with acute ischemia. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What is the most recommended treatment for atrial fibrillation?
- Paronychia what is the antibiotic most often used for treatment
- What is the most common treatment for a broken vein in the wrist?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What is the most common treatment for a bruised collar bone?
- What is the medical efficacy of moringa oleifera in the treatment of esrd?
- What is the significance of mild reversible ischemia?
- What is the most common treatment for an avulsion fracture of the ankle?
- Talk to a cardiologist online