A Doc told me he doesn't think I have a RBBB a in heart and could be mitral valve bc he didn't hear a "click". I get dizzy and head rushes at times?
Barlow's ? 30's female w. dizziness & head rushes has had cardiology evaluation & concern for mitral valve prolapse (MVP). MVP is associated with Hypermobility Syndrome, wherein the valve is made of same body tissues as ligaments. MVP manifests via panic attacks with tachycardia, dizziness, shortness of breath & fear. Another name for MVP is Barlow's Disease. Severe manifestation is P.O.T.S. .
Had mitral valve repair heart surgery 3 months ago if I inhale 2nd hand smoke from marijuana or cigerattes sometimes will this be harmful to my hear?
Sir, I have undergone mitral valve repair surgery (open heart) on 9th jan and on 10th feb early morning there was severe swelling of my face.
Seek urgent care. If your face is significantly swollen, it could be a medicine reaction. Many medicines are often used after mitral surgery, ace inhibitors like Lisinopril are commonly used and can cause angioedema which can sometimes limit breathing ability. If swollen, seek urgent care. Read more...