"Thank you... I'm just wondering... what happen to your mother's valve? I thought they were suppose to last longer than that... My first 2 OHS were repairs, the 3rd one was a replacement, also a porcine valve(in 2002) lasted six years on..."
"Thanks for you message!... I don't really know what to say... I guess there will be lots of thing to watch out for while on this medication... ... It's just that I've been drug free as far as ongoing meds after all what I've been through..."
"Welcome back!!! I'm soooo glad to hear everything went great... well except for the pain and other little things, but at least you didn't need a valve replacement which is awesome!!! .... Take it easy and think of your recovery as a vac..."
"Hi... I'm 29yo, female and due for my 4th OHS soon due to severe mitral valve stenosis accompanied by moderate pulmonary hypertension...(I had 2 mitral valve repairs and 1 replacement (porcine valve))..... I was just wondering... is the ..."
"Hi I'm sorry to hear about your boyfriend's tumor... how is he doing? I had kind of the same thing... I had an osteosarcoma on my right upper tibia. It was also malignant and isolated around my knee. It was telangiectatic osteosarcoma t..."
"Hello there! ... don't you worry about a thing... I'm 29 and I've had 3 OHS and in the process of scheduling my 4th one... Don't get me wrong... I'm really scared even thinking about meeting with my surgeon later on today... At least yo..."
"Wow... already had 4 OHS huh... how long did each surgery last before you needed another one? Also, how was the 4th OHS? were there any complication(s)? how was the recovery? ... I'm sorry... too many questions... I've had 3 OHS so far ..."
Copyright 1994-2016 MedHelp International. All rights reserved.
MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.