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Posted 4 Sep 2016 by So many questions • 0 answers
I'm looking for more information/experience in dealing with an ascending aortic aneurysm diagnosis. Thank you
Posted 21 Aug 2016 by jdbrinker450 • 1 answer
Weightlifter/calisthenics/boxing enthusiast here have been given a 25 lb weight limit and have been told at this point and time I can still do calisthenics with no valsalva breathing and to stop short of muscle failure... what guidelines have others received in terms of exercise or if you have ...
Posted 7 Apr 2016 by Wheatie61 • 2 answers
Thorasic AD Survior, 6 mos ago --- 9.29.15 --- so far so good ; ) Looking for others in the AZ, CA, TX and SW area to connect for a possible get-together to discuss anything and everything, and celebrate life!
Posted 13 Apr 2016 by davepupo • 0 answers
Posted 20 Mar 2016 by totallyforgiven • 1 answer
I have an ascending aortic aneurysn (4.5 cm), plus 3 leaky heart valves. My cardiologist says not to worry, when I ask how bad the valves are leaking, he said they are acceptable. I an 54 years old, never smoked, never drank alcohol, never used drugs, etc, but aneurysm's are nothing to take ...
Posted 6 Mar 2016 by totallyforgiven • 0 answers
I have an ascending aortic aneurysn (4.5 cm), plus 3 leaky heart valves. My cardiologist says not to worry, when I ask how bad the valves are leaking, he said they are acceptable. I an 54 years old, never smoked, never drank alcohol, never used drugs, etc. Should I be concerned?
Posted 22 Jun 2015 by anxiety ridden • 1 answer
... check up. The echo showed that I had a large thoracic aneurism. I am having to wait 8 days for the angiogram and probably 3 weeks for surgery. My question is: is this unusual and did any of you have anxiety as a result of the wait time. I feel like a ticking time bomb.
Posted 23 Nov 2014 by marianna316 • 2 answers
If you have a aortic aneurysm could any drugs you are taking for other things be harmful or cause aneurysm to rupture?
Posted 29 Jul 2013 by jacquisue • 3 answers
The abdominal aortic anuerysm is inoperable and is now leaking. Admitted to hospital but is being sent home with pallative care
Posted 24 Nov 2014 by 001-Aggie • 2 answers
I had an aortic Disection four years ago. Need to talk to people. No one gets it. Pain. Change of life. No salt. Omg could I vent. Is this the place?
Posted 23 Jan 2014 by otoole • 1 answer
... ascending aorta. taking blood pressure meds -amlodipine-benazepril 5-10mg &metroprolol succer 50mg should I stop them to take a cardiolite stress test on treadmill?
Posted 26 Feb 2013 by kathyhanson • 1 answer
It is small, so the doctors want to "watch it". Is that safe? Can they put a stent in, or do they have to do a bypass to repair it? I don't feel good about their "wait and see" attitude.
Posted 13 Nov 2011 by totallyforgiven • 1 answer
My heart doctor says not to worry about them, but aneurysm's are nothing to take lightly, especially on the aortia. My head and arms tingle all the time. I have some swelling in my ankles. My pulse runs really low, 45-55 the biggest part of the time, when I am busy at work, it will go up to ...
Posted 15 Jan 2012 by totallyforgiven • 1 answer
At first I thought it was bruised, because I am in direct care, and thought an individual might have bumped it. It is not sore and it gets worse as the day goes on. I have an ascending aortic aneurysm(borderline of needing surgery) and 2 leaky heart valves.
Posted 30 Aug 2010 by Mbluebird104 • 1 answer
Can Viagra, used over several years use, have anything to do with an aortic aneurysm? A family member recently had a rupture in his hip and stomach. It seems strange that he would have a rupture in two places at about the same time unless there were a catalyst. The only other known medication he ...