What is angioplasty ?
Arteries of heart can become blocked or narrowed because of cholesterol , so heart can not get enough blood and chest has problem ,and maybe blood flow completely block, so heart attack occurs .
Angioplasty open blocked arteries and restore normal blood flow to heart muscle.
Who need angioplasty ?
Angioplasty is done in different situation for each person. Patient need angioplasty when :
• Main artery that brings blood to the left side of your heart is narrow
• heart muscle is weak
• have multiple diseased blood vessel
How does angioplasty done?
For this surgery patient must use local anesthesia . doctor make a cut on groin , and put small tube in to the arty . by using of X-ray video doctor lead catheter in to the blocked coronary artery .thin wire is threated through the catheter and across the blockage .then catheter with thin wire , balloon will passed to the blockage . when the balloon is fully doctor pushed plague to side and stretched artery open , so blood can flow easily . when balloon is full open stent again the artery walls then stent will be in locks and keep the artery open . finally doctor take out the balloon and catheters .
So artery is opened , and your heart will get enough blood.
This surgery take several hours and patient must be in hospital for three days .
What should patient do after surgery ?
A week after surgery you can return to routines, drink plenty juice , avoid heavy exercise.
Follow plan of doctor , has a profit diet , avoid of stress ,
In Iran , there are several sub professional cardiology hospitals , with professional doctors , patients can take this surgery with low price under professional doctors.
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