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What is the number of heart attacks (on average) a person can get before dying of one?

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Dr. Jennifer Lee
Ophthalmology
4 doctors agree

In brief: The size

The number does not matter as much as the size of the area of the heart attack.

In brief: The size

The number does not matter as much as the size of the area of the heart attack.
Dr. Jennifer Lee
Dr. Jennifer Lee
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Heart attacks

Death from heart attacks are from two causes: sudden death from arrhythmia which can happen with one or many heart attacks, or from heart failure due to accumulated death of heart muscle of a total of 40% of the muscle with one or more heart attacks.

In brief: Heart attacks

Death from heart attacks are from two causes: sudden death from arrhythmia which can happen with one or many heart attacks, or from heart failure due to accumulated death of heart muscle of a total of 40% of the muscle with one or more heart attacks.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
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