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Dr. G G Shetty

MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD - General Medicine

Cardiologist, Bangalore

32 Years Experience  ·  500 at clinic
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Dr. G G Shetty MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD - General Medicine Cardiologist, Bangalore
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Doctor has been a successful Cardiologist for the last 32 years. Doctor is a qualified MBBS, DM - Cardiology, MD - General Medicine. Don?t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. G G Shetty on Lybrate.com.

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Education
MBBS - Karnataka Medical College - 1985
DM - Cardiology - Institute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi - 1995
MD - General Medicine - M.R. Medical College, Gulbarga - 1988
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Karnataka Medical Council

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Sir My father suffering from high BP last one year his legs and hand getting pains feel like JUM JUM knee pains also now he is taking tablets of preva-75 and amlokind AT every one hour or 1/2 hour between he going for urine so please suggest.

Erasmus Mundus Master in Adapted Physical Activity, MPT, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Sir My father suffering from high BP last one year his legs and hand getting pains feel like JUM JUM knee pains also ...
This is a general strain due to excessive walking or standing and for this you can follow these measures: one keep a pillow right under the knee while sleeping, next is you can keep ice in the painful area for about 5--10 minutes. One time you can do hot water fermentation that would help to reduce the muscle strain.
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What are the symptoms of Myocardial infarction and emergency treatment for patient.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
What are the symptoms of Myocardial infarction and emergency treatment for patient.
Dear lybrateuser, - The symptoms of myocardial infarction include pain, heaviness or tightness in mid chest, pain radiating to left arm, shoulder,jaw, neck, back, tiredness, profuse sweating, giddiness, breathlessness, headache, nausea, vomiting, heartburn & stomach upset - in emergency give a tablet of aspirin to chew, make the person lye down, proper air circulation at the site should be there, rush patient to the nearest medical setup with cardiac ICU in a cardiac care ambulance.
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54 years old man blood sugar fasting-128, PP-185, Hb1C-7.4doing regular walking, wt. 57kgs, BP: 125/85 normal What should I do suggest?

MD - Clinica Biodicity, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
54 years old man blood sugar fasting-128, PP-185, Hb1C-7.4doing regular walking, wt. 57kgs, BP: 125/85 normal What sh...
You need to see a diabetologist as you need medication. Walking is only a part of the regimen required for diabetes control. In your diet, please avoid sugar products and have a medium carbohydrate, high fiber diet. Get your glycosylated hba1c under control or you could damage several parts of your body.
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What is the main cause of slow heart rate of below 45bpm. I am a patient of bradycardia since 20 years .doctors are advising me for e p study. Sir please Guide me as my age is 54.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
What is the main cause of slow heart rate of below 45bpm. I am a patient of bradycardia since 20 years .doctors are a...
Dear lybrateuser, - The heart rate is controlled by the electrical activity of the heart originating from the SA node & travelling through other parts of the heart - any abnormality or disorder in the conducting system can lead to slow heart rate or sinus bradycardia - follow the advise of your doctor as after finding the cause the further management of the problem will be possible, so do not worry go ahead as advised & you will benefit from it.
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My mother is 55 years old. She has diabetes from last 18 years. Also a heart patient. She got two stents already. Her joints pain a lot. Please suggest a diet plan.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
My mother is 55 years old. She has diabetes from last 18 years. Also a heart patient. She got two stents already. Her...
Your mothers diet should have low fat content with medium carbohydrate with high protein content and make her stand in early morning sunlight and tell her to drink minimum three litres of water.
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Hi my mother is suffering from cold and fever especially in the night it is increase temperature and bp in normal stage. Please give me some suggestion.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
Hi my mother is suffering from cold and fever especially in the night it is increase temperature and bp in normal sta...
follow health advises given below: measure temperature and tell me reading 1. Avoid exertion 2. She can take tablet paracetamol 500 mg after food(If No drug allergy) as and when required for fever more than 99 f (maximum 3 tablets with gap of 8 hr can be taken in a day) for 3 days 3. Lot of fluids to be taken 4. Take proper diet homemade food like moong dal dalia, chapati etc. 5. steam inhalation carefully by steam inhaler twice a day for 2-3 days go for CBC test and consult physician for further management and let me know what medicines your mother is taking and also tell me if she is having other symptoms like cough/ throat pain/ burning urine/ stomach pain so that we can confirm cause of fever.
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Hello doc. Me in very tired but very tikness and very harmful and very tordg. Please suggest doc mi there are why in me. But you no my heart bit very low. And many more. You are doc NA to please suggest. Me I'm very harmful. Your and be reddy to my qathion.

BHMS
Homeopath, Thane
Hello doc. Me in very tired but very tikness and very harmful and very tordg. Please suggest doc mi there are why in ...
Take *alfa malt forte (medisynth) 1tablespoon to be taken twice a day during meals for 1mth *take grd powder 1tablespoon in 1 cup of milk, drink once a day.
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Stroke - Brain Attack

MBBS, DMCH, DEM
General Physician, Jaipur
Stroke - Brain Attack

STROKE- Popularly known as "Brain Attack". It occurs due to sudden  impairment of blood supply to a part of brain leading to acute neurological insult. 

Stroke is an emergency. Know the signs of a stroke and  Remember  FAST.

F- Face Drooping - Ask the person to smile. See for any deviation/asymmetry of mouth. If YES..

AArm Weakness  Ask the person to raise both arms. Does one arm drift downward? If   YES..

SSpeech Difficulty  Ask the person to speak, look for any slurring of speech. If YES..

T- Time is money , Call Ambulance/Rush to the hospital. 

Other signs/ symptoms - 

  • Sudden onset of  numbness or weakness of the leg / arm. 

  • Sudden confusion/ trouble seeing in one or both eyes, trouble walking, Chakker, loss of balance, severe headache / Loss of speech.

Be Aware, This can be STROKE.

Act FAST, Save LIFE and disability. Up to 80% of strokes are preventable

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My dad has high blood pressure. What should he eat and what are the things necessary for him to contain rise of blood pressure.

MBBS, DMRD, MD - Radio Diagnosis, FIIM(Ayurved), D.SC, Post Doctoral Fellowship of Institute of Indian Medicine, Ph.D
Non-Invasive Conservative Cardiac Care Specialist, Ahmednagar
My dad has high blood pressure. What should he eat and what are the things necessary for him to contain rise of blood...
Dear I need to know his all parameters. A change in life style and proper diet plan, light exercises and fewcsupplemts can bring him to good health. Vm.
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Difference Between Chest Pain & Heart Attack

MBBS, DNB (General Medicine)
Endocrinologist, Delhi
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Here are some differences between chest pain and heart attack

Hello everyone, my name is Dr. Hanish Gupta. I’m a specialist in internal medicine and mainly an expert in diabetes and cardio vascular diseases. Today I’m here with you to discuss a very important symptom of Chest pains.
It is a very worrisome symptom for any patient. It is very frustrating for the family members because they believe that every chest pain could be a hall mark of a heart attack. But my friends, this is not the case every single time. Chest pain is a pathogenic symptom of heart attack but all heart attacks do not necessarily come with chest pains and vice versa. It is most importantly found in patients of gastric diseases like Peptic Ulcer disease by which a patient suffering from hyper acidity would also come to his doctor with the same complaint. So if your chest pain is related to food, meals or associated with feelings of vomiting like nausea then definitely this could be related to the gastro-intestinal diseases. Moreover some patients come to us and say that they have a pin point chest pain which can be pointed at any part of the chest specially if they are pressing on that part and fuelling that same act of pain, then perhaps there is a muscular-skeletal chest pain which deals with muscles and the rib cage other than the heart itself.


Having said that, chest pain which is related to the Heart attack is almost always related to breathlessness. Nobody ever had a heart attack without having breathlessness. So this is a very important symptom to be noted in the patient that if he is having breathlessness associated with chest pains then it is a definite symptom which is going towards a ‘red flag’ sign of heart attack. Moreover I’d like to point out here that some of the patients of diabetes can present to us without having chest pain and just presenting to us with breathlessness. This is primarily so that just like there is a feeling of numbness in the limbs of a diabetic patient. Similarly there is a numbness id the muscles and nerves around the rib cage due to which this patient may have a silent heart attack which presents only with breathlessness and chest pain. That is why in patients of diabetes only breathlessness itself is a hall mark of heart attack.

If a person has chest pain which is related specially to activity, example: climbing up the stairs, walking, jogging, swimming or running or any kind of strenuous activity and that is the time when the pain but goes away when the patient is resting. This kind of a chest pain could be related to the ischemic heart diseases or the coronary artery disease that leads to heart attack in future.

This is known as Angina pectoris and if you have further enquires, you are free to call me or contact me at Lybrate or at my clinic which is located in Delhi by the name of Life aid clinic.
 

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I am suffering from severe Gas and Acidity Problem since last 6-7 years took so many medicine but not getting relief due to this I have a pain in my heart like needle putting in my heart and sticky motion. Releasing gas is very difficult.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Hyderabad
I am suffering from severe Gas and Acidity Problem since last 6-7 years took so many medicine but not getting relief ...
As far your heart problem is concerned, get your self examined by a cardiologist. As far as your digestive disorder is concerned, observe the following------*Diet –Avoid fried, spicy and sour foods. *Maintain food timings-neither stomach should be empty nor heavy, frequent small helpings may be ok. *Prefer – whole grains, milk, curd, greens, fruits and such items which suit you. *Have timely and adequate sleep. *. Drinking lots of water is good.*Be relaxed and avoid tension *. Daily jogging or such exercise to ensure good blood circulation which helps digestion, dissipation of gases and nutrients reaching the body *Increased blood circulation, in turn, takes away toxins from the system making you more active agile and fit. Digestive disorder and flatulence bloats your abdomen causing pressure on other adjacent organs. Homoeopathy has good treatment for stomach pain acidity and flatulence without adverse effects. Take Nux vomica 200 in the morning and in the evening for 6 days and give feedback.
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I am suffering from cardio pain since last 6 month. I have visited many doctors still suffering from pain. Please help.

B.Sc(hons), Physics, B.H.M.S., PGDIT (software Engg)
Homeopath, Delhi
I am suffering from cardio pain since last 6 month. I have visited many doctors still suffering from pain. Please help.
Medicine German reckeweg kali bi chrom 200, single dose (4-5 drops in mouth) morning. buy medicine from good homoeopathic shop. food mixed fruit juice daily evening. please continue treatment.
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Shortness of breathing at night *I wake up several times in night to take breath in open air *Feels memory loss ,instability to fix attention to study ,poor learning ability *when I take any any anxiety or sleeping tablet ,symptoms are more aggravated. *feels morning weakness *X-ray of chest is normal, showing not any negative thing *feels unable to do any Brain activity or any mental work *At daytime, not feeling so much trouble in breathing *Blood Glucose is 102.

MD, Fellowship in Intergrative Medicine, MBBS
Integrated Medicine Specialist, Kochi
Yes anxiety can lead to all these symptoms You have to treat the root cause and not the symptoms you have not mentioned what do you do for living and what is the stress is it at work or at home what is the phobia you have. All these are reversible with lifestyle changes like meditation, yoga,exercising daily ,prayer, showing gratitude and eating healthy food. No junk or processed foods you may require counselling also A detailed history is required for more specific advice take a consult.
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Hello Dr. My triglyceride level is 160 and cholesterol level is 100. Lab owner told me that you have low cholesterol. I also feel fatigue amd I have low libido. I m 22 years old. What should I eat to make normal that numbers.

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Hello Dr. My triglyceride level is 160 and cholesterol level is 100. Lab owner told me that you have low cholesterol....
Normally triglycerides levels in bliid should be less than 150 but you have 160 means that your triglycerides are borderline high------------now cholestrol is 100, now what type of cholestrol it is, whether total or ldl-----if your total cholestrol says 100, then it is normal as it should normally be less than 200 and if your ldl says 100, then it is borderline normal as ldl in blood should not be more than 100--------------------your fatique and low libido can be due to your weight problem-----please make the facts clear-----------------
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What is symptoms of heart attack what should we do when we have a sudden heart pain?

MD - Homeopathy, BHMS
Homeopath, Vadodara
What is symptoms of heart attack what should we do when we have a sudden heart pain?
The symptoms are various and sometimes it is silent. As a general findings you will feel Chest pain which may extend to your arms. Or even jaw. Feeling of breathing difficulty Common feeling described is gabharahat. Severe perspiration. Etc. First is to always call for help Do not strain at all. Lie down or sit. And don't wait.
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I 30 years suffering from burning sensation in chest and frequently suffering from mouth ulcersPlease suggest some permanent remedy.

BDS
Dentist, Saharanpur
I 30 years suffering from burning sensation in chest and frequently suffering from mouth ulcersPlease suggest some pe...
it can due to consuming more junk n spicy food n ulcer is also due to indigestion problem n tel me do u have constipation problem too
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Heart Healthy Diet

Post Graduate Diploma In Nutrition And Dietetics, B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Delhi
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Here are the diet tips for healthy heart  

Hi, I am Priyanka Shokeen. I am working as a dietician in Columbia Asia Hospital. Today I will give you some tips about Heart healthy diet. Although you know that eating certain foods can increase your heart illness risk, it’s tough to change your eating habit.

Here are the heart healthy diet tips for you-

Control your portion size. How much you eat is just as important as what you eat. Overloading your plate, taking second and eating until you feel stuck can lead to more calories, fat and cholesterol than what you eat. Eat more of fruits and vegetables. Fruits and vegetables are rich source of vitamins and minerals and they are very low in calories. Always have seasonal fruits and vegetables as they are comparatively good preservative. Preservatives are high in sodium and potassium and for a heart patient it is not recommended basically. Select whole grain, they are good source of fiber than other nutrients that play a role in regulating blood pressure. Always use whole wheat flour than the refined one which is maida as whole wheat flour contain good amount of fiber than maida. Always use wheat bread, then white bread because wheat grain contains a good amount of fiber than white bread. Always use oat meal, boiled corn instead of biscuits, popcorns and pancakes.

Always use those products which contain a good amount of fiber as those things are better for a cardiac patient. Choose low fat protein like lean meat, fish, poultry, all the dairy products because they contain less amount of saturated fat than the red meat ones because red mat contains a good amount of cholesterol. So always choose a low fat protein sources instead of red meat. Reduce the sodium in your diet as eating a lot of sodium can contribute to high blood pressure, a risk for cardiovascular disease. So always use herbs and spice instead of table salt, canned soup, prepared soup, soya sauce. Use salt substitutes and herbs and spices. Few of the vegetables and fruits are also high in sodium, so always avoid them. Limit unhealthy fat and cholesterol. Limiting how much saturated fat you eat is important to reduce your blood cholesterol and lower the risk of coronary artery disease. A high blood cholesterol level can lead to building up of plaque in your arteries called arthrosclerosis which can increase your heart attack risk and stroke.

If you have further enquiries or any doubts then you can visit us on Lybrate.

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I am a Diabetic with high BP. Had Chikungunya last month. Have severe body ache especially at night. Left hand has become weaker.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I am a Diabetic with high BP. Had Chikungunya last month. Have severe body ache especially at night. Left hand has be...
I will suggest you to eat nutritious home made food with adequate fluid intake and take physical rest and In a known case of diabetic we need to control sugar levels with medication, aerobic exercise and following a diabetic diet.
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