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What are the effects of a heart transplant?

What are the effects of a heart transplant?

Age Matched Activity: A transplanted heart that is working well will replace the functions of the failed heart. The recipient can do most things that others his/her age can do. There is something called the transplant olympics, and some recipients perform amazing things; you would be quite surprised at the number that have run marathons. ...Read more

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Dr. Creighton Wright
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Myocardial Infarction (Definition)

Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more


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Can novacaine cause a heart attack? What are the side effects of epinephrine?

Can novacaine cause a heart attack? What are the side effects of epinephrine?

Novacaine heart att: Novacaine can cause heart problems if it is overdosed. Will decrease the absorption of the novacaine into your blood, but it to can cause heart problems when injected directly into the blood stream. A heart attack happens when the oxygen consumption in the heart exceeds the blood supply to a section of heart. This is more likely to happen whith an unintended bloodstream injection of epinephrine. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of heart medicine?

What are the side effects of heart medicine?

Medicine: there are many heart medicines and there are side effects specific to most of them as well as more general side effects which can occur with most medications ...Read more

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What are the effects of heart disease?

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What are the effects of heart disease?

Can be as little: As nothing as bad as death with everything in between. ...Read more

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What are common side effects of a heart test?

What are common side effects of a heart test?

Heart tests: There are a legion of heart tests, most have no significant side effects. Some like cardiac catheterization or nuclear tests can have side effects. You need to ask specific tests relative to their specific potential side effects. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of a bronchoscopy?

What are the side effects of a bronchoscopy?

Not many: Usually, patients will have a sore throat for a few days. If biopsies are done, there may be some small amounts of blood coughed up for a few days. There is a chance of puncturing a lung with the biopsies if those are done. this potentially will require a chest tube and a stay in the hospital. There's also the chance of severe bleeding depending on what's done during the procedure. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of nitroglycerin for someone with no heart condition?

Low bp and dizziness: Nitrates cause lowering of bp, which can cause dizziness and a feeling as if one might faint. It can also cause headaches. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of anxiety in a child?

What are the side effects of anxiety in a child?

What if kids: The symptoms of anxiety in children are excessive worrying and the often ask what if questions of parents and teachers. They can have physical symptoms such as headaches and belly pain and may refuse social activities or refuse to go to school. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of a possible overdose?

What are the side effects of a possible overdose?

Please tell us the: drug and we can give you a better idea of what types of symptoms might occur. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a heart block?

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What are the symptoms of a heart block?

Heart Block: The term heart block does not relate to blockages in the arteries of the heart, but to block in the flow of electrical current in the electrical conducting system of the heart. Heart block results in slow heart beats, which may give rise to severe dizziness or syncope (passing out). But heart block is not the usual cause of dizziness, which has many other causes. ...Read more

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What are the effects of having a hole in the heart?

What are the effects of having a hole in the heart?

Hole in heart: Not enough room here, short inadequate answer is atrial or ventricular septal defects(holes)cause left to right shunting till bad things happen. For atrial the right heart gets overloaded and eventually pulmonary hypertension and right heart failure happen. For ventricular septal defect, left heart is overloaded and left heart failure and sometimes both sided failure occurs eventually. Oversimple ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a heart attack?

What are the symptoms of a heart attack?

Many: Symptoms of a heart attack include chest pain, shortness of breath, sweating, arm pain, neck pain, jaw pain and death. Additionally, one may experience no symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a heart attack?

What are the symptoms of a heart attack?

Variable: The classic symptoms of a heart attack are crushing pain in the middle of the chest, sometimes accompanied by sweats, nausea, shortness of breath, & pain radiating into the left jaw or arm. But the most common symptom of heart disease in women is fatigue, and you can have a heart attack with no symptoms whatsoever. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a heart attack?

Chest pain: The following are suspicious for a heart attack; tight, dull, or heavy pain lasting longer than 15 minutes in the chest (retrosternal or left chest); and/or arms, back or jaw associated with nausea and vomiting, marked sweating, breathlessness ...Read more

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What are the negative effects of having a slow heart rate?

What are the negative effects of having a slow heart rate?

None if normal for y: Athletes and young people in good shape have a slow heart rate normally. That is perfectly normal. An excessively slow heart rate or one that does not rise with exercise may indicate a conduction or rhythm problem and can cause chronic fatigue, inability to exercise, and other symptoms. If regular and changes with exertion then it should be okay. ...Read more

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What are the after-effects of heart disease?

What are the after-effects of heart disease?

Heart disease: This depends totally on the individual concerning what type of heart disease, and how much damage has occurred with the heart disease. Any one with suspected or know heart disease should have regular visits with their doctor who will individualize diagnosis and treatment and tell the patient what to expect in the future. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a heart palpitation?

What are the symptoms of a heart palpitation?

Palpitation Sx: Palpitations are an awareness of extra heartbeats which most of us have. The sensation can be single or multiple and can sometimes last minutes. Different people may feel other symptoms along with them such as dizzy, lightheaded or short of breath. The palpitations are almost always atrial or ventricular premature beats. Usually benign but they are also found with abnormal hearts. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of a vasectomy?

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What are the side effects of a vasectomy?

Here are some...: Side effects usually refer to the long-term effect from something. After vasectomy, its common side effects may include: chronic testicular pain, sperm granuloma(a chronic lump reacting to sperm leakage), vasal reconnection (failure), etc. More? Ask the surgeon timely. ...Read more

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What are some of the symptoms of a heart attack patient?

What are some of the symptoms of a heart attack patient?

Variable: Symptoms: chest and neck and left arm pain can all occur elephant sitting on your chest shortness of breath fatigue anxiety fear some are asymptomatic signs: cold clammy low pulse rate, or fast irregular sudden death, . ...Read more

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Heart Attack (Definition)

A life-threatening condition in which the blood vessels that supply the heart are blocked so that the heart is no longer ...Read more