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How many kinds of open heart surgery are there?
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Many
This is a very broad question and beyond the scope of this format .
In general open heart is performed for repairing/replace valves, bypassing blockages, correcting congenital heart disease , and removing masses such as malignancies. This is not a complete list ofcourse but ...

In brief: Many
This is a very broad question and beyond the scope of this format .
In general open heart is performed for repairing/replace valves, bypassing blockages, correcting congenital heart disease , and removing masses such as malignancies. This is not a complete list ofcourse but ...
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: Many
Open / closed on pump/ off pump congenital adult acquired coronary 80% about now valvular ventricular assist transplant pacemakers etc and may more.

In brief: Many
Open / closed on pump/ off pump congenital adult acquired coronary 80% about now valvular ventricular assist transplant pacemakers etc and may more.
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Dr. Creighton Wright
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