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my Mother had a stroke in December 2012 after having a triple

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my Mother had a stroke in December 2012 after having a triple bypass and both her valves replaced in May 2012. She has been for a check up at Kings and they found a blood clot on her heart which they ae now treating her for. is the blood clot serious?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 4 years ago.

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I am sorry for your mother's stroke

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any blood clot in the heart is serious.

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and can cause things like heart attacks

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and decreased blood flow to the heart.

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did she have a heart attack?