Would you considered yourself a congenital heart patient if you were told over 3 years ago you have a large bubble studied PFO? would these symptoms / resultss be a concerning factor for a patient (1) large bubble results concerning your PFO?(what does that mean having bubbles)? (2) Atrial septal aneurysm but no idea what the size is. How is it determined? (3) light headedness, blurred/double vision suddenly for no reason?is that a warning sign of a stroke? (4) having a PFO does that make a possible enlargement of the left atria? (5) Why isnt there enough information concerning PFO, stroke etc thank you so much for your help. this is the only true way to get solid answers vis webmdView Thread
Open Heart surgery 6/2007! PFO W/interatrial septal aneurysm - Paroxysmal atrial AFib findings 5/2008. My question(s) are as follows (1) How does a PFO AtrialSeptalAneurysm affect your :? (A) Breathing, Fatigue Level, Vision (2) Told I had a PFO but NO ONE told me a size, is there a size? (3) Atrial Septal Aneurysm how does one get the size? What size is questionable for surgery? (4) How does a PFO affect a womens heart, health etc. After reading about cryptogenic stroke I am more confused than ever. Is having a PFO cause more UNANSWERED symptoms mainly in women? I am running out of "fight" in me, my current hospital is making me feel as if I have "women issues" confusing with Heart issues. Trust me I AM NOT entering, beginning,etc etc menopause world, nor do I have WHITE COAT ISSUES,. I need to know so much about this adult PFO and how powerful it is. How does it affect the body. Please help everyone, I did have OH 6/07 but since that day my eye sight changes. I am loosing my fight for myself, I have been doing this since 4/1/2006. Yes I did have OH surgery 6/07 and was told more unexplained findings wil be coming. IView Thread
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