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I have told that I have induced ischemia in the anteroseptal wall , what dose she means?

I have told that I have induced ischemia in the anteroseptal wall , what dose she means?

A problem: The heart is like a room with sides. These have anatomical names: anterior posterior septal the anterior-septal is at a junction. Ischemia is a sign of reduced blood flow with exercise( induced) or a chemical. It may require medication and even surgery to eliminate. ...Read more

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Dr. Cynthia Thaik
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Ischemia (Definition)

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


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Why do some people get intestinal ischemia and others don't?

Depends: Usually ischemia of the bowel is associated with low blood flow from dehydration, however most commonly occurs in the elderly who have peripheral vascular disease or narrowing of the vessels and when their blood pressure drops for numerous reasons, there is inadequate blood flow to the bowels. Acute weight loss or blood clots can also cause this. It is a serious condition and potentially life thre. ...Read more

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Could i get microbascular ischemia disease from taking ritalin (methylphenidate) or adderrall? Will it turn into vascular dementia?

Could i get microbascular ischemia disease from taking ritalin (methylphenidate) or adderrall? Will it turn into vascular dementia?

Not by itself: The amphetamine based stimulants can raise blood pressure, but the doctor prescribing and monitoring the medication can address your concern. In general, if one develops dangerously high blood pressure on medication or not is treated for the blood pressure in order not to develop microvascular disease. ...Read more

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Is it okay to get an angioplasty for cerebrovascular ischaemia ?

Depends: On location of stenosis. Talk to your doctor. Maximize medical treatment. If this fails have your doctor send you to a neurointerventional radiologist or interventional radiologist who does these procedures. They will tell you if intervention needed and risks involved. ...Read more

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What is ischemia?

Lack of blood flow: Ischemia is a lack of blood flow so that that the organ or extremity is not recieving an adequate amount of oxygen. ...Read more

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How risky is ischemia?

Depends: It depends on how severe it is and which organ is ischemic. For instance it would be more serious to have ischemia to the heart or brain than to your foot. ...Read more

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What is inferior ischemia?

What is inferior ischemia?

Inferior WALL??: Could this be inferior wall ischemia? If so, this refers to the inferior wall of the heart, i.e. Location (bottom) of the ischemia. Ischemia indicates a lack of blood and therefore oxygen & nutrients to any part of the body, in this case the bottom of the heart. ...Read more

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What is reversible ischemia?

What is reversible ischemia?

Poor perfusion: 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 but mild is mild reversible means it was treated and improved. ...Read more

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Dr. Daniel Ziegler
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Statistics (Definition)

Statistics is the ...Read more