thanks again for helping me and relieving weights of tension from my mind... he just had shrunken valve in 1978 when he was in his teens which got opened and since then he had no problem related to valve..he then had angioplasty in 2005... and now blockage in three arteries has been found.. approx 60-70% blockage on average in each....as u know he is also diabetic... just examining the medical history doctr suggested him for valve replacement...although his valve is fine...i was not satisfied with doctrs suggestion of valve replacement since acc. to me it is not reqd. as bypass surgry may not hav any effect on valve...or does it have???thnks again for devoting ur precious time replying me.. also clear the above mentioned doubt also(does double/triple bypass surgry hav any effect on valve...or does it not have )View Thread
CardiostarUSA1 thanks... also tell me whether both bypass and valve replacement can be done at same time or not... and also what if we dont opt for valve replacement and do only triple bypass this time and schedule valve rplcmnt for nxt surgeryView Thread
hello..my uncle have 3 arteries blocked..doc suggested to have a valve transplant as well to change it to arificial...it got shrunked once but then it was opened ... so want to know compilications involved in changing valve ...he is also diabiticView Thread
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