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What Type Of Heart Problem Is Senile Calcific Aortic Stenosis
Aortic stenosis: Restriction of opening of the aortic valve (valve between the heart and the circulation), due to deterioration of the valve over time, resulting in calcification and decreased opening. Common in older populations. Severe cases may require surgery to replace the aortic valve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I know my chemical induced asthma didn't cause aortic stenosis. I've heard D.M. Type II causes heart problems & all 3 can aggravate each other. T/F?
More complicated: NIDDM is associated with coronary artery disease, not aortic stenosis alone. You don't mention how long you had aortic stnosis, but if it has been recent, it may be due to changes atherosclerosis (hardening of arteries) associated with NIDDM. There is a big discussion whether asthma is associated with atherosclerosis. ...Read more
What would experts say? Could a hole in your heart and aortic stenosis be a life threatening illness?
With 2 previous heart valve replacements and a heart working at 55% what is the rate of survival? Was born w aortic stenosis
If the right and left ventrical of the heart are normal size, thickness and function, can the right ventrical still be dilated? Echo shows "no hemody sig aortic stenosis and rvdd 3.5. But shows norma
Dr.Sevveg, Mod. Aortic Stenosis is new diangosis April 2014 found w Echo by New ♡Dr w poss mild hypokensis of Apex. No heart murmur April 2013, but YES rt side murmur in March '14 .Can D.M. cause it & Sob
Unlikely: Unlikely that DM caused AS. However DM does accelerate atherosclerotic and inflammatory process involved in plaque build up in coronary arteries and other vasculature which is a similar process involved in thickening and hardening of valves. SOB - shortness of breath needs to be worked up... Check with your doc... You will need stress testing... ...Read more
84 yrs known case of do HTn ckd has aortic stenosis for heart cathiteraization His last creatinine 2.3 what is the risk for dialysis after prucedure?
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