See a cardiac surgeon at a university hospital that does a lot of valve surgery
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I totally agree. Women can have heart attacks without any traditional risk factors. Mayo Clinic is researching SCAD heart attacks which mostly affect younger women. I would suggest to your Dr that they do a CT angiogram or a CT or MRI of your heart to look for blood vessel abnormalities. I had an artery dissection like this.
Thu, Jul 11 11:06am · stopping Carvedilol (Coreg): When will the effects wear off? in Heart & Blood Health
If you are having this many problems I would think gastric surgery would be very risky for you. Just my gut feeling
Thu, Jul 11 11:05am · stopping Carvedilol (Coreg): When will the effects wear off? in Heart & Blood Health
This Dr is not listening to you. Find a new Dr. There are many other meds which won’t cause side effects. I was on very low dose time release Coreg and it still caused bad side effects. Try a good endocrinologist to help with the thyroid and maybe they can help guide you in the other areas and help you find another cardiologist.
Wed, Jul 3 4:16pm · Pericardial Resection/Window - HFpEF, Pericardial Effusion in Heart & Blood Health
Just wondering how they diagnose heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. My EF is always normal though I have stenosis and will need surgery at some point
I have a bicuspid aortic valve with stenosis and aortic aneurysm 3,9. Get an echo twice year. I’m having a hard time dealing with heat and humidity. . I’m dizzy a lot and can’t do stairs. Still they say it is not bad enough yet for surgery