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Category: Cardiology
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Experience:  MBBS/FCPS(R)/MRCP U.K(R), Senior Registrar Cardiology
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I have 3 out of 4 valves blocked in my heart and need a bypass

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I have 3 out of 4 valves blocked in my heart and need a bypass is it advisable to walk while waiting for op
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cardiology
Expert:  Dr. Gehring replied 2 years ago.
Hi there,
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Are you short of breath or do you have chest pain when you walk?
Do you have edema in your legs or ankles?
Expert:  Dr .Saeed ahmed replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for your question, with triple vessels disease and planned for CABG guidelines by American heart association state that you need to limit your activity upto the level of tolerance which means that as soon as you feel chest pain or pressure on chest or feel short of breath you need to stop.