What is the widowmaker heart attack survival rate?

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Usually low

Heart
because the left main coronary artery feeds two of the three main coronary arteries of your heart ... so a left main coronary blockage will cause a heart attack of two thirds of your heart, including most of the left ventricle ...
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Heart attack

Heart
That depends on how much muscle is damaged. If 40% or more of the heart muscle is damaged, the mortality is greater than 50% from heart failure. But that assumes the person gets past the first eight hours during death rate is as high as 25% from arrhythmias.
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