Coronary Heart Disease (CAD) Community
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Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) (aka: Coronary Artery Disease (CAD); Atherosclerosis; is the leading cause of death worldwide. It is a disease in which a waxy substance called plaque (plak) builds up inside the coronary arteries. These arteries supply oxygen-rich blood to your heart muscle. Over time, CHD can weaken the heart muscle and lead to heart failure or irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmia). The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Coronary Heart Disease patients, their loved ones, and caregivers.

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By LizBrockway Blank
LDL 680 Hdl 18 Triglycerides 230 Will I need surgery for possible blocked arteries
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By twilight1 Blank
An echo test I had done listed the following. If you would be so kind what is your take on the following: 1. Doppler...
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By twilight1 Blank
Thank you so much for your reply. Another echo test I had done listed the following. If you would be so kind what is...
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By mdsherer
I had a heart cath done and they found a 30% blockage in one of my arteries (one that supplies 40% of the blood to yo...
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By Swinca Blank
My husband is 43 years old. After a routine stress test due to high cholesterol, his cardiologist suspected something...
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By Kotie_0209 Blank
I have a question I'm a 13 yr old girl with good health, but lately I would get arm,back,jaw, and occasionally chest ...
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By J_Dob Blank
Greetings! 44 year old male. 236lbs. 6'4 tall. Blood levels, cholestoral...etc all very,very good. -Hypercoagul...
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By twilight1 Blank
What is the significance of the following on a treadmill stress test? Cardiac blood work up normal, normal chest X-ra...
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By Sathyajith Blank
Hello, my father is 59 yrs old, had prior history of CAD in 2004 and was taking regular medicines. Just 10 days befor...
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By jaysie123 Blank
General: 64 year old male, cardio exercise 30 min 4-5 times per week. Recent stress echo Bruce protocol 13 minutes, 1...
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By bormliza Blank
my dad had just had an echo and it resulted that he has unventricular failure . the left ventricle is very dilated an...
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By pippy164 Blank
Can anyone tell me what is the best test to show up any damage to the heart muscle and valves of the heart and plac...
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By Treephd Blank
Had a triple-bypass last November. One of my bypasses collapsed and the affected artery became 100% blocked. Friday ...
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By Cysmatters Blank
To start with. I'm a 38yr old male who was just diagnosed with CAD on Monday. I'd been having some chest pains with ...
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By rpooo Blank
Age:41 Height: 5' 10" weight: 210lb. I have cirrhosis with symptoms of decompensation. Diagnosed 3 1/2 yrs ago...
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By carrie00813 Blank
Dear Experts, A year and a half ago my husband (59yo) had a cardiac CT scan. His total score was very high at 14...
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By tahreem_zaheer Blank
sir please explain me about the conclusion written in my uncle's report conclusion.. patent LAD and LCX stents....
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By Atif_Shah Blank
My mothere is 56.years old and her weight is 82 KG...Angiography report and CT.Angiogram report is given below.... i...
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By dallas_nama Blank
Dear all.. I would like to express my thankful and appreciate for your time and opinion. First think first.. I woul...
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My father had a Myocardial Infaction in 1986. Recently he developed Angina Pain and after consultation with the docto...
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