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Sweating After Heart Stent
A heart stent is a small, 2.25-4.5 mm diameter (when expanded) stainless steel tube. The walls are cut with a laser, into varying patterns due to patent designs. They are compressed onto a balloon catheter that is advanced over a very small wire, (0.014" diam.) to the site of blockage, then the balloon is inflated with liquid, deploying the stent, at pressures up to 10-20 ...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
Under went cardiac cath after having astrok in wall of heart decreased e.F tl 32%..Good condition of arteries after installing pillars, i am47y?
LVEF after stenting: You clearly had a significant csrdiac event. I am not clear what result you cite for your ef - was it 32% after the stent? Healthy hearts generally have fractions in the 60-70% range. A good stent result will bump the pre-procedure fraction up about 5%. At age 47, you have been issued a heavy duty warning shot and you and your cardiologist will need to monitor it carefully. ...Read more
Drug eluting stent placed due to heart attack. Last night began having sharp pain middle of chest. Not like heart attack pain. Lasts seconds then gone?
Chest pain-To Dr Now: Call your doctor now and tell them what is happening. If you cannot reach the doctor, go to the ER. Stents can develop blockages, especially if you forget to take your medications. Do not drive yourself if you are having pain. Call the ambulance if there is nobody to drive you. ...Read more
Sudden tingling left earlobe following by nausea, rapid heart beat, sweating. Tachycardia for about an hour. Heart tests normal. Partial seizure?
2 main ones: The 2 main problems with stents after placement are: 1) stent thrombosis where the stent clots off abruptly causing heart attack and risk of death, and 2) renarrowing of the stent. Renarrowing occurs in 5% of medicated stents and approximately 20% of unmedicated stents. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Diabetic heart patient with 2 stent 8 months ago. Feeling random short breathness specially after taking tea.. My cardio ruled out heart issue.
Stress test?: A stress test is indicated for new ( or recurrent) shortness of breath, particularly in someone with diabetes in whom shortness of breath can be a painless anginal equivalent, particularly in someone with a history of coronary disease. You need a stress test. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can increased heart rate sometimes during the day cause mitral valve leakage? Had mitral valve heart surgery three months ago.
Stent: What you describe isn't adequate to be sure what is going on. In the situation you describe it is best to consult the physicians who know the patient and the specifics of the patients status. It is possible that concern is appropriate and also possible that a lower level of concern is a appropriate, from here, no knowing. ...Read more
All heart tests ok. Developed anxiety after fundoplication,heart racing always after eating. Blood work normal.Vagus nerve?
Heart EF 20%.suddenly brain stroke,hepc,,bp low n pulse fluctuating..doc says recovery only if heart stabilise..breathing normal now after ventilator ?
Speak with your doc: It sounds as if you have a sick family member in the hospital? It is best to speak with the physicians at your loved ones hospital. Some patients are able to breath normally after being on a ventilator. ...Read more
Hbp, rate 150, a-fib, k= 2.5 in er. Toprol (metoprolol) stopped a-fib. History of skipped beats/flopping fish in chest, 3 yrs. What is my heart disease risk?
Intermittent cardiac arrhythmia found during carotid cta 3 yrs ago. Experiencing seizures w/heart rate spikes could arrhythmia contribute to this?
Mother 58 yr heart attack.Within 7 hrs angioplasty LAD for 100% block.After 12hrs cardic arrest.Then ventrilation .Cpk 389 now consious.Will survive?
She has already sur-: Vived but in such situations can have another attack or some other complications. Your cardiologist will be the person to discuss it with. I am hopeful she'll do well as she is rather young. Good luck. ...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
Heart flutter right after sneezing and then chest pain. I also have irregular heart beat and rapid heart beat followed by passing out time to time ?
Drinking alcohol after having mitral valve heart surgery for leaky heart valve allowed? Will alcohol have any effects on repaired heart valve?
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