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What person lived longest after open heart surgery?

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Dr. Brian Mott
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Unknown

Most people after heart surgery are at the mercy of their disease.
Surgery will prolong survival in all patients which is why it is chosen.

In brief: Unknown

Most people after heart surgery are at the mercy of their disease.
Surgery will prolong survival in all patients which is why it is chosen.
Dr. Brian Mott
Dr. Brian Mott
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Dr. Louis Grenzer
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Non likely known

Well one of my patients had the surgery in 1972 so that's about forty years.
She is doing fine so maybe she will be #1 someday but i doubt if anyone knows. I'm sure someone can beat 40 years.

In brief: Non likely known

Well one of my patients had the surgery in 1972 so that's about forty years.
She is doing fine so maybe she will be #1 someday but i doubt if anyone knows. I'm sure someone can beat 40 years.
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Dr. Louis Grenzer
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