Support Group for Mechanical & Artificial Heart Valve Surgery & Using Warfarin
Added by Alex Perica on July 7, 2011 at 20:00 — No Comments
I am not sure what I am doing at the moment as I thought I had already posted on this site' twice' but I cant seem to find where the posts are. I am a bit of a computer biff but hopefully this will now post correctly. I had an AD and Aortic Valve replacement 9 weeks ago and am recovering well. I struggle to get used to the loud tick from the valve but it is early days yet. I find the feeling of heavy butterfly's in my stomach when sitting down a bit disconcerting but I am…Continue
My name is Sue and yesterday was my sixth 'birthday' when I had my mitral and aortic valves replaced with nice ATS valves. I suppose though I am really 63.
There was nothing wrong with my heart until I had lithotripsy to break up some kidney stones, during one of the sessions the machine had been recalibrated and was much stronger than the other sessions that I had, twelve days later I became unwell. I didn't realise it at the time but it was the…Continue
Added by Sue Monks on July 1, 2011 at 22:35 — No Comments