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my father who is 82 had a pace maker fitted on the 10th April

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my father who is 82 had a pace maker fitted on the 10th April 2014, and 2 stents fitted the week after, he is still breathless and feels no benefit of either procedure. why is this?
He might have fluid around the heart
Take him back in
Ask for an echocardiogram
Even if you have to take him to the ER.
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