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Sir my sex stamina is poor my sex performance is not good I am discharge earlier I think I am in premature ejaculate please sir give me medical preparation kind help me I am married 4 years and I have 1 baby.
A heart transplant is an operation in which a failing, diseased heart is replaced with a healthier, donor heart. Heart transplant is a treatment that's usually reserved for people who have tried medications or other surgeries, but their conditions haven't sufficiently improved.
While a heart transplant is a major operation, your chance of survival is good, with appropriate follow-up care.
When faced with a decision about having a heart transplant, know what to expect of the heart transplant process, the surgery itself, potential risks and follow-up care.
Why it's done
Heart transplants are performed when other treatments for heart problems haven't worked, leading to heart failure. In adults, heart failure can be caused by several conditions, including:
- A weakening of the heart muscle (cardiomyopathy)
- Coronary artery disease
- Heart valve disease
- A heart problem you're born with (congenital heart defect)
- Dangerous recurring abnormal heart rhythms (ventricular arrhythmias) not controlled by other treatments
- Failure of a previous heart transplant
- In children, heart failure is most often caused by either a congenital heart defect or a cardiomyopathy.
Another organ transplant may be performed at the same time as a heart transplant (multiorgan transplant) in people with certain conditions at select medical centers. Multiorgan transplants include:
- Heart-kidney transplant. This procedure may be an option for some people with kidney failure in addition to heart failure.
- Heart-liver transplant. This procedure may be an option for people with certain liver and heart conditions.
- Heart-lung transplant. Rarely, doctors may suggest this procedure for some people with severe lung and heart diseases, if the conditions aren't able to be treated by only a heart transplant or lung transplant.
Factors that may affect your eligibility for a heart transplant
A heart transplant isn't the right treatment for everyone. Certain factors may mean you're not a good candidate for a heart transplant. While each case is considered individually by a transplant center, a heart transplant may not be appropriate if you:
- Are an advanced age that would interfere with the ability to recover from transplant surgery
- Have another medical condition that could shorten your life, regardless of receiving a donor heart, such as a serious kidney, liver or lung disease
- Have an active infection
- Have a recent personal medical history of cancer
- Are unwilling or unable to make lifestyle changes necessary to keep your donor heart healthy, such as not drinking alcohol or not smoking
What happens after the transplant?
Most people leave hospital within about four weeks of the operation, but depending on your condition, you may need to stay in hospital for longer.
In the first few months after your surgery you will need to spend a lot of time visiting the hospital – you might even need to stay near the transplant centre. Your transplant team will talk to you about practical arrangements for after your surgery.
Although you will be weak after the operation, recovery can be very quick. It is important to build up your level of activity gradually. You should avoid activities involving lifting and pushing until your breastbone is fully healed, which can take up to three or four months.
Once you feel fit and able, you can start doing things like light vacuuming or light gardening. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a cardiologist.
I am 20 male. When ever I am in stress for example have project submission date or an exam, I get an headache on the left upper side or right upper side of my head but not both. This has started recently. I was wondering if that's okay or if I should get tested.
Took finasteride 1 mg for almost 2 yrs. Recently feeling very less sex desire (low libido) so yesterday I stopped. I visited doctor he prescribed saw palmetto tablet instead of finasteride. I'm worried whether these side effects are reversible or what. Pls help.
Hey. I am 15 years old. I seem to have a fungal infection maybe on my testicles, I get this burning feeling as soon as that part comes in contact with anything. Its really irritating and I'm not even able to walk properly. Please Help.
I want to get rid of cold and cough it is not at all going, I have tried many medicines please suggest me something?
Hello sir, I have the problem of pile since last 6 years. My age is about 26 years. I never have fried and spicy food. I face the problem of bleeding frequently without pain and it automatically becomes normal nest day. Please give me some suggestions so that I can avoid the problem.
Hello doctor help me I have high fever its almost kill me, please doctor help me and what should I do?
I am 33 year old and diabetic since 9 months, was on medicine before 15 days. Now regularly check my Blood sugar level ,its on ave of 115 2 hour after meal, around 90-110 on fasting. I am not even taking medicine since fifteen days or so, at time I feel cold hand and feet, also feel sweating same time on my hands and feet. Why it happens? What can be the cause of this problem? Please advice.
Could my cell phone kill me? It seems unlikely. But if you use your mobile phone a lot, consider getting an earpiece or putting your caller on speaker so you can hold the phone away from your head.
I am looking for clinical psychologist who can help me to recover my libido. As per sexologist my issue cannot be resolved by medicine and I have taken lot of medicine to recover libido but nothing works. Finally I came to know that its a psycho sexual problem and can be treated by clinical psychologist. I am looking a response fron clinical psychologist who can help me with this and its been Five years I have lost my libido completely. Thanks.
Wat sort of diet can I follow during exam days. Is'tang' (juice mix) good for health? how many hours of sleep should I have ?
Large size of blisters are form in foot suddenly before 10 days and now it's relaxble. But still a lot of water comes with bad smell & foot is painful. What kind of Doctor can treat it. Please help me I am a patient of diabetes also.
When blood clot blocks one or more arteries in your lungs the condition is known as pulmonary embolism. It can cause a decrease in the oxygen levels in your blood, damage to your lungs due to sudden restrictions in the flow of blood along with adverse effects on other parts of your body. Life threatening blockage can cause death if left untreated and you should immediately contact your health care provider to get proper diagnosis. Pulmonary embolism requires various lab tests and generally requires short time to resolve.
Symptoms: The symptoms of pulmonary embolism mainly depend upon many factors pertaining to your previous medical history. Pulmonary embolism varies with the size of your lungs, the size of the clots formed in your blood, and any other underlying history of the heart or lungs. That said, pulmonary embolism has symptoms which are not similar to any two persons and will vary accordingly.
The common symptoms however may include the following and you are advised to opt for a health checkup if these are persistent in your body:
- Cough along with bloody sputum is a common symptom.
- Shortness of breath, which will become worse as the days passes by. They will appear suddenly and cause huge discomfort in breathing.
- Chest pain which may give you the feeling of a heart attack. The pain will intensify when you sit to eat or cough. Deep breath will cause problems too and will not go away easily with exertion.
- Some other symptoms include fever, excess sweat, irregular heartbeat and dizziness.
Pulmonary embolism can be diagnosed by the following methods:
- Electrocardiography (also known popularly as ECG) to measure your heart's electrical activity and functioning.
- CT plumonary angiography is gold standard for diagnosing pulmonary embolism.
- Chest x ray, which is a common and non invasive test to check your heart and lungs as well as the problems with any bones surrounding them.
- ECHO can detect secondary changes in heart due to pulmonary embolism.
Treatment of pulmonary embolism can be done with medicines if it is detected at an early stage or also if the clot is small. However, if the size of your clot is problematic and blocks the blood flow to your lungs or heart then surgery may be necessary. Open surgery and clot removal surgery are common in the treatment of pulmonary embolism and will require good regular follow up check ups. Regular leg exercises will also reduce the chances of any underlying disease and you should hence consult your doctor.