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CABG (Coronary Artery Bypass Graft)

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Jun 5, 2024.

What do I need to know about coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery?

A CABG is open heart surgery to clear blocked arteries in your heart. CABG surgery improves blood flow to your heart by bypassing (sending blood around) the blocked part of an artery. This restores blood flow to your heart and helps prevent a heart attack.

Blocked Coronary Artery

How do I prepare for CABG surgery?

What will happen during CABG surgery?

Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery (CABG)

What should I expect after CABG surgery?

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