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Jan 15, 2011 in the Heart Disease Community - 9
Thanks for your postings in response to my questions. I had on cath proceedure last Monday to repair a, somewhat large , blockage in the mid part of the LAD. Two DES stents, one behind the other. were implanted. I am feeling at least a 40% improvement in my breathing and stamina, etc since the procedure. I had no post op discumfort or other complications. T...
Jan 15, 2011 in the Heart Disease Community - 6
Thanks to both of you for your responses to my question regarding the catheter procedure involving my left circumflex artery. Let me say this to you both, I have the utmost confidence in my cardiologist and his skill level for this procedure. My doctor assured me he is very comfortable, after a lot of thought, research, consults with coleagues, and discus...
Jan 14, 2011 in the Heart Disease Community - 9
facing a catheter procedure to repair stenosis in left circumflex artery near main. how dangerous is this This discussion is related to Cardiac Catheterization.
Jan 14, 2011 in the Interventional Cardiology Expert Forum - 2
A related discussion, risks of stent to left circumflex artery was started.
Jan 14, 2011 in the Heart Disease Community - 6
I have been diagnosed with a blockage in the left circumflex close to the intersection with the main. I am concerned , as is my cardiologist about the cath procedure being a success. I have had one cath proceedure to fix a simple block in the LAD artery and feel much better since that was don. Has anyone had any experience with a stent repair to a block in th...
Jan 14, 2011 in the Heart Disease Community - 87
on 1/10 I had a cardiac cath procedure. 2 stents were placed in the middle of the left anterior descending artery to repair a fairly large blockage. After the procedure my cardiologist said he had diagnosed a more difficult to fix block in the left circumflex artery near the intersection of the main coronary artery. He said he had a good plan to fix this bloc...