Peripheral Artery Disease Community

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lifestyle changes, can they come back? Is this a permanent cure? There's so much to learn! C~
Hello I have had toes that turn red and dark purple for years. My fingers also turn red. Worse in the heat and cold. Also my toes are rea...
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My 86 yr-old father broke his hip several years ago, and as a consequence of the impeded blood flow, lost the use of one of his legs from...
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I am a 45 yr white female. I had a MI at home Aug 31. I ended up in the cath lab 2 wks later with stent placed in L crx. 4 years ago I ha...
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I am 91 years old. I have been diagnosed with PAD. I would like to have a 2nd opinion at Stanford. Can anyone recommend a good Doctor?
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Do you treat patients with Peripheral Neuropathy that have numbness in both feet and cannot drive? Would it bring the feeling back? Rai...
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can long term beta blocker treatment like atenolol/inderal cause peripheral artery disease or heart attack ????
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people keep mentioning PAD to me. What is it exactly and how do you treat it?
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My Mom was recently diagnosed with PAD. She's 67 and was always up until a year ago but would always experience pain in her legs, seemed ...
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I am 60 years old. I have been diagnosed with both carotid artery disease and p.a.d. Is there any reason to believe that I also have coro...
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what is the life exectancy of someone with pad
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I am diagnosed as a case of lower extreamity PAD.My BP used to be 200/100.With treatment my BP is now 150/80.But I feel more pain on walk...
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Could the " the purple toes and the lack of blood pressure in ankles but normal around knees" be due to peripheral artery disease? This...
I am 34 years old and I have PAD. I did not have any blockage during my arteriogram however the blood vessels are very narrowed. I take n...
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I am 24 year old male with long history of heart disease. I recently been having leg pain and heaviness near the thigh. Also have streaks...
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I know PAD is a risk factor for CAD. How much of a risk, exactly?
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Since Feb 09 I developed this tightness in my left arm. I thought it would just go away on it's own. End of Apr 09 I went in for a physic...
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poor circulation in my left foot,sometime it gets very cold
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My mother was diagnosed with PAD 2 years ago. She has undergone a femoral bypass. Recently she ended up in the hospital. It found her ...
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I am suffering from 1992 a vasospastic peripheral vascular disease (more on left leg and mild in right). Left Anterior tibial artery is i...
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