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Because of fluid acumulatd in cavity srrnding heart, pain persists in chest area after 2 mnths of angioplasty.help!?

Because of fluid acumulatd in cavity srrnding heart, pain persists in chest area after 2 mnths of angioplasty.help!?

See your doctor: this question, and the issues it might be are very complicated. you should see your doctor for evaluation. if this is an acute issue you might want to go to the emergency room at the hospital. ...Read more

Cavity (Definition)

Basically a cavity is a hole, or defect in the tooth structure. It is created by the demineralization and breakdown of tooth structure from the acid attack of ...Read more


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Hollow chest cavity , racing heart rate, murmur. Related?

Hollow chest cavity , racing heart rate, murmur. Related?

Maybe: Pectus excavatum is more common in folks with marfan-like illness, who in turn are more likely to have "barlow" degenerative mitral valve disease which in turn predisposes a person to supraventricular tachycardia. Your physician may give you an rx, but ask also about getting into really good aerobic shape to manage the svt -- generally this works great and may keep you off meds. ...Read more

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I have a cold tingly sensation in my chest cavity. Feels like my heart is leaking fluid? Have uti, seen a doc. Cholesterol, bp and sugar is normal.

I have a cold tingly sensation in my chest cavity. Feels like my heart is leaking fluid?  Have uti, seen a doc. Cholesterol, bp and sugar is normal.

Odd sensations: It can be difficult to know what is causing odd feelings, and without a physical exam or one-on-one interview, giving a personalized answer is not possible. Be assured, however, that blood from the heart is very warm, and that a heart with a tear that leaks fluid into the chest is very rare, and occurs typically in an elderly woman in the intensive care unit who has just had a severe heart attack. ...Read more

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How long would it take for a tooth cavity to spread to the heart or brain?

How long would it take for a tooth cavity to spread to the heart or brain?

Why are you waiting?: An acute infection from a tooth into the parapharyngeal airspaces or into the cavernous sinus is a direct pathway to the brain, and airways. If this occurs, its life threatening, and you won't have a lot of time to ask questions. If you have a cavity, get it filled or get the tooth pulled. There is no way of predicting which one will blow up and which one wont. ...Read more

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