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Masturbation After Angioplasty And Stent
Can : Form restenosis at about 9 months so need to be checked. After that they can last several years. Need follow up. Make sure to take your blood thinner. ...Read more
What is likelyhood of having heart attack or angina after angioplasty (balloon) & stent placed on main artery?
Angioplasty/stent : Heart attack is not necessarily prevented by angioplasty or stent. We do treat the underlying disease aggressively as well as dual anti platelet therapy to prevent stent thrombosis. If you smoke it negates much of the treatment. Most people do well after angioplasty and stenting. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Relatively quick: In general your renal arteries 'recover' right away, e.g. If you had renal hypertension due to stenosis it is resolved with the percutaneous revascularization. The recovery is for the groin access: most people stay overnight and restrict (some) activities for 1-2 weeks. A week is usually sufficient. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Post TURP recovery and complicationsfourth month after TURP and stricture repair. My flow isweak and urination is frequent. My prostrate is inflam?
Likely: Hair transplant would be considered a fairly low-risk procedure. Depending on the person who is doing the transplant for you, they may want you to discontinue Plavix (clopidogrel) or similar medication, if you're still on it. Generally, most can discontinue Plavix (clopidogrel) or similar medication after about 12 months of implantation of stent. Discuss with your cardiologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible to take only Plavix (clopidogrel) and not Aspirin after coronary stenting?I have erosive gastritis and DES in LAD after heart a, need 3 more stents.
Anti platelet Rx: We use dual antiplatelet therapy for at least 6 months to minimize stents occluding after placement. Usually either aspirin or plavix (clopidogrel) is continued later if no contraindication to that. The erosive gastritis is a significant problem and the appropriate step(s) in this case need to be considered with risks and benefits to the treatments by those with the most information about the patient. ...Read more
I had aneurysm coiling and stent in feb 14 2013.. How long until im not at risk of blood clot around the stent?
Call doctor office: You required a coiling of brain aneurysm and stent. You are taking aspirin. You should discuss your questions with your doctor as to the duration of medication. The use of a stent with or without a coating may exist. Aspirin alone will work to prevent platelet aggregation. The physician who placed the stent will be able to advise you best. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Urethral stents are not commonly used secondary to their side effects. If you are talking about a ureteral stent, one from the bladder to the kidney, that is entirely different. In either case, it would be unusual to have generalized swelling after the procedure, and you should call your doctor. ...Read more
Better: If you were having cardiac pain (Angina) you will have relief of the pain after stenting. Otherwise you will feel normal. Try not to be too anxious about this issue. It is common practice and safe in experienced hands. Trust your physicians to have your best interest foremost in their concern. ...Read more
What about risk of dialysis after heart cath and 3 stent w ceratinine 1.5 but before operation in average 2.0 ?
Cath/dialysis: There is an increased risk of needing dialysis when your creatinine pre cath/intervention is abnormal. The angiographers/interventionalists deal with this everyday and take hydration and dye precautions to decrease this risk. The risks/benefits need to be considered for every procedure and you should discuss with your doctors. ...Read more
M south indian.Is it normal to have pain while getting erection 1 week after urinary catheterization and a kidney stone surgery done through my penis?
Post treatment: Complications from surgery or any invasive procedure need to be communicated to your doctor urgently. This sounds normal, but your physician is the one who should know this experience. ...Read more
1-2 weeks: The main reason for delaying exercise is to permit the groin to heal. The procedure usually inserts a needle and catheter through an artery in the groin. After removing the catheter, if the artery is not sealed completely, exercise with a lot of groin bending may start bleeding from the artery that had been entered. It doesn't happen often, but when it does surgical repair might be needed. ...Read more
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