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Blog posts September 2017

Medicated And Non-medicated Stents

Dear Sir

When recently my father underwent angioplasty, I came to know about two types of stents – medicated and non-medicated. Can you please explain something about these?

(MZS, Lucknow)

Dear Mr MZS

A stent is a tiny metallic mesh tube that is inserted into a blocked blood vessel of heart to…

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What Is Heart Attack?

Dear Dr

Every now and then I hear that somebody has a heart attack. Can you please explain what exactly happens in a heart attack?

(NKJ, Tripura)

Dear Mr NKJ

First you must know about Coronary artery disease (CAD). It is the most common type of heart disease wherein there is narrowing of the spa…

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