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Dr. Ganesh Kumar A.V

Cardiologist, Mumbai

Dr. Ganesh Kumar A.V Cardiologist, Mumbai
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Dr. Ganesh Kumar A.V is an experienced Cardiologist in Powai, Mumbai. You can meet Dr. Ganesh Kumar A.V personally at Hiranandani Hospital - Powai in Powai, Mumbai. Book an appointment online with Dr. Ganesh Kumar A.V and consult privately on Lybrate.com.

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Heart Attack - Signs to Watch Out For!

M.B.B.S. , PG Diploma In Clinical Cardiology
Cardiologist, Delhi
Heart Attack - Signs to Watch Out For!

A heart attack is caused if the blood flow to the heart is somehow obstructed by fat deposits, cholesterol or other substances, thereby, forming a plaque in the arteries. The disruption in this flow of blood destroys a part of the heart muscle and may prove to be fatal if not treated right on time.

Not every heart attack starts with a sudden crushing pain in the chest. In fact, about 30 per cent of the cases haven’t yielded any such symptom. However, the signs may vary from one person to another:

  1. Heart attack might start slowly causing only mild discomfort or pain initially. The symptoms happen to be sudden and intense, persisting for several hours.
  2. Mostly heart attack induces pain on the left side or the center of the chest. The discomfort generally persists for a few minutes. It can even result in a feeling of indigestion or heart burn, fullness, squeezing and pressure which can turn from mild to severe.
  3. One might also experience an aching sensation in the upper stomach, jaw, neck, shoulders, back or both of the arms.
  4. Shortness of breath is one of those very common symptoms.
  5. Other common symptoms include excessive sweating, exhaustion, vomiting, nausea, sudden dizziness or light-heartedness.

How can you tell a heart attack from a mere panic attack?
Panic attack occurs even more suddenly and induces intense fear, extracting extreme reactions for something relatively harmless. Once the attack subsides, one usually feels week on the knees and tender near the gut. Some of the symptoms exclusive to a panic attack include a feeling of detachment, numbness, hot flashes, chills and tightness experienced in and around the throat, tremors (primarily of the hands) and a constant fear of losing control or of an impending danger.

Although many indications of a heart attack might happen to overlap with those of a panic attack, there are still a few noteworthy differences between the two. Watch out for those signs and get yourself diagnosed properly. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a cardiologist and ask a free question.

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Dark chocolate curb Diabetes and Heart Disease

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Chennai
Dark chocolate curb Diabetes and Heart Disease

Researchers have found that a dark chocolate bar daily could reduce the risk of developing diabetes and heart disease shaped. It was found that those who ate 100 gm of chocolate a day equivalent to a bar had reduced insulin resistance and improved liver enzymes.

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From 2-3 days I n feeling pain in chest and I have already consults a physician they told that it is muscular pain. My heartbeat varies from 70-90bpm. Is this normal. Or what? Is there is any cardiac issue?

DRCH, BHMS
Homeopath, Bareilly
From 2-3 days I n feeling pain in chest and I have already consults a physician they told that it is muscular pain. M...
Pain in chest with cardiac origin is more severe aggravate with exertion and associated with sweat and anxiety. 70 -80 heart beat is normal but if you have family history of heart disease and you doubt some heart disease in you, you should do a through checkup of your heart.
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Hi. Last night when my mom was sleeping. She suddenly woke up saying I feel dizziness and had a really fast heartbeat and red eyes. Shivering, we took her to the hospital where the doctor diagnosed a high BP. She does not have BP problems at all. It was sudden. Any reasons? And prevention?

Diploma in Cardiology
General Physician, Kolkata
Hi. Last night when my mom was sleeping. She suddenly woke up saying I feel dizziness and had a really fast heartbeat...
She must have been suffering from htn for long which triggered suddenly due to a secondary cause, & daily medication is the only preventive measure.
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I am from delhi. Kindly let me know precautions needed to keep heart healthy. Also list test required to be done ?

MBBS
General Physician, Ahmedabad
I am from delhi. Kindly let me know precautions needed to keep heart healthy. Also list test required to be done ?
What is your age? basic test is ecg, serum lipid profile. Eat less oil. Spicy. Junk/fried food. Do regular exercise. Ask privately for more details with your bp/sugar reports.
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I have pectus excavatum. My chest is inward gone. How it can be treated? Please tell me.

PDDM, MHA, MBBS
General Physician, Nashik
I have pectus excavatum. My chest is inward gone. How it can be treated? Please tell me.
Pectus excavatum can be surgically repaired, but surgery is usually reserved for people who have moderate to severe signs and symptoms. People who have mild signs and symptoms may be helped by physical therapy. Certain exercises can improve posture and increase the degree to which the chest can expand.
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I am 25 years old. I have heart problem. Some time I feel do much pain doctors says you have whole in heart. I make two heart operation .kindly give me any solution.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I am 25 years old. I have heart problem. Some time I feel do much pain  doctors says you have whole in heart. I make ...
please trust your doctor who knows your entire case of holes in the heart. No there will not be 2 operations for 2 holes. repair will be done through 1 operation only. take care.
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Hi. I m 36yrs old female n having high blood pressure from last two year. Taking pills also named lose -H but no improvement please give me proper suggestion.

MD - Consultant Physician
Cardiologist, Kolkata
Hi. I m 36yrs old female n having high blood pressure from last two year. Taking pills also named lose -H but no impr...
Only medicine may not help. you are to follow the following: diet, more vegetables & For ladies needs to see that there is no Gynocological problem
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I am 22 year old male. I have been pain in chest since 5 year. I have checked to doctor and do a x-ray but nothing will found there. But still I have pain in my chest.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
I am 22 year old male. I have been pain in chest since 5 year. I have checked to doctor and do a x-ray but nothing wi...
1. For your age pain chest could be due to anxiety, stress, depression, physical and mental strain, hyper acidity, muscular problem 2. Avoid stress and strain 3. Do regular exercise, reduce your weight if over weight. 4. Control your diet. Avoid oily/spicy/fried and junk food, high calorie and cholesterol rich diet. Take small frequent meals (5-6 meals/day instead of three heavy meals. If you have hyper acidity take one tablet of pan 40 in the morning before breakfast daily for few days 5. Do yoga, meditation, deep breathing exercise like pranayama etc. It will calm your mind, control your emotion and relieve stress. 6. Have sound sleep for 7-8 hours daily. 7. Avoid smoking, alcohol, excess tea/coffee, if you are having 8. Drink plenty of water and take rest 9. Takecrocin advance one tablet sos after food up to a maximum of three tablets per day at the time of chest pain 10. If you have recurrent attack of chest pain check your bp, take ecg, x ray chest and consult physician for advice and treatment.
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Chest pain after holding pee for long. She is drunk too. And the pain is unbearable.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Chest pain after holding pee for long. She is drunk too. And the pain is unbearable.
For pain take tablet paracetamol 650 mg and Get her vital parameters of the body checked from a nearby doctor and follow up with findings.
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I have been diagnosed with anxiety neurosis. It feels very uncomfortable at my left chest. Multiple ECG done. Nothing found. I am very negative. Thinks negative. M I developing any heart issues or its just in my mind? Pls advice.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I have been diagnosed with anxiety neurosis. It feels very uncomfortable at my left chest. Multiple ECG done. Nothing...
First step of treatment is done by you minus any doctor and medicines and this step is self realization about being negative, being suffering from anxiety neurosis and this is yet not the reason for a heart attack but this is one of the 13 factors causing heart attack, why not change thought process at 25? read good books about zero to hero autobiographies and keep counting the hurdles on the way to achievement. Develop some hobbies, be with nature, go for long walks, maintain a diary and give marks to yourself at end of the day, markings should be honest to include your positives and negatives. Gradually you will come to terms when your own positives will outnumber your negatives, be human and accept your mistakes but try to mend them. You must do some fruitful result oriented work for society like teaching kids as part time hobby, people will criticize you anyway, whether you get admission in iit through your merit or be a part time teacher for slum kids, ignore them, sometimes it reflects back good health by being a loner, it does not mean that there is no good company around.
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What will be the cost for angioplasty with insertion of one drug eluding stent in a hospital in mumbai.

MBBS
General Physician, Ahmednagar
What will be the cost for angioplasty with insertion of one drug eluding stent in a hospital in mumbai.
Can't say definitely ,but it depends upon length of stent. What we have observed in pune about 1.75 lac.
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Can I know that what is sugar blood pressure and heart attack I can understand this matters please help.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
Can I know that what is sugar blood pressure and heart attack I can understand this matters please help.
Blood has sugar in it to give us energy to live, if it exceeds certain levels, it is diabetes due to type 1 or type 2. Blood pressure is pressure with which blood runs in blood vessels, if it runs too fast because there are obstructions in vessels or there is a kind of kidney disease present, pressure becomes high and it is called high bp, heart attack is when blood supply to heart muscle is affected due to blockages in its blood vessels, heart tissue gets damaged and it is called heart attack.
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Hello sir I got a habit of smoking now my body has been changed and I have pain my chest so what should I do to stop smoking?

BHMS
Homeopath,
Hello sir I got a habit of smoking now my body has been changed and I have pain my chest so what should I do to stop ...
Dear Lalit.....You should stop smoking immediately. You are just 18 years old....Quitting smoking only may not be sufficient for you.....Take 1 single bulb garlic every morning for at least 1 month....It will help to minimise the bad effects of smoking
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I am at 49, and 89 kgs, 5-9, I have No Diabetics, but Low BP 70/100, Is there any Hazardous?

MBBS
General Physician, Indore
Dont worry about the BP you just continue to take plenty of water per day and check BP regularly per week if it goes lower then this then consult physician nearby.
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My BP never settle down. When anything happens with me then the problem has started.

MD - Clinica Biodicity, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
My BP never settle down. When anything happens with me then the problem has started.
Hi bp not settling means what? do you have high bp and how much. Avoid getting stressed out, relax, exercise regularly, mediate and follow the following for a good lifestyle. Do not be overweight. Eat nutritious food, more salads and fruits along with other medium diet. Regular exercise is important and get atleast 7 hrs of sleep daily.
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I have gone through bypass surgery before six months,but I am still feeling pain under the stiching marks in my chest,Please tell some medicine also mention that I have adequate gas problem.

MD-Homeopathy, B. H. M. S
Homeopath, Mumbai
You can try homeopathic Staphysagria 6c tds for 2 weeks If still not better consult an Homeopathic physician
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My heart is block form 4 days they are class what should I do like when nose will closed something like that. please give me best thank you.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
My heart is block form 4 days they are class what should I do like when nose will closed something like that. please ...
Please don't use word heart block for nasal block. Inhale steam to clear blockages, do gargles with water and salt, drink warm water with a spoon of honey added to it. If still worried get a thorough examination done by ent doctor.
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Why do I have constant fear of heart attack? In morning I feel alot stressed and anxious but as the day progresses it eases abit and at night again it strikes back. I get anxious because of the physical symptoms I get throughout the day. I am fine and suddenly I get anxious about the symptoms I get.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Why do I have constant fear of heart attack? In morning I feel alot stressed and anxious but as the day progresses it...
Dear lybrateuser, -At your age you should not feel anxious & worried about your heart -do regular meditation ,deep breathing & yoga in the morning, you can alternate these on different days, also very useful is to do aerobic exercises like brisk walking, jogging, swimming,do these on three days & do weight lifting exercises on other two days -along with the above routine have a healthy & nutritious diet so that you will feel stronger & more confident & thereby remove your fear & anxiety -distress by listening to music, following a hobby, keep a pet.
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