Skip Navigation LinksHome > Support Groups > Discussion Messages
Heart, Blood and Circulatory System :
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), commonly called a heart bypass surgery, is done when the arteries of the heart narrow due to plaque formation and are not able to carry sufficient blood to heart muscles. The surgeon uses grafts blood vessel from other parts of the body to make sure the heart muscles get enough blood.

Join our online support group for people who have gone through, or are considering, CABG and their families. Ask your questions to experts and share your experiences.


Join this Group



Add a topic Recent discussions
Start watching this topic
Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting

Coronary artery bypass grafting or CABG is an open-heart procedure to relieve the blockages of the arteries of the heart.In angina or after a heart attack (myocardial infarction) certain areas of the heart do not receive adequate blood supply and these areas are starved of oxygen...Read More

Posted on : Sunday, March 7, 2010 12:00 AM
Add reply       No of replies : 4

Report Abuse

You can help us in removing abusive content or spam.
Your Name
Your Email ID
(Maximum 3000 Characters)

I had CABG 13 years ago (at age 69) and it resulted in a stroke that left me with hemiplegia. Now, my angina is returning, but I'm treating it with Seanol - which so far (2 months)has been successful. Rowland
Replied on Sunday, March 7, 2010 12:00 AM

thank god..hope you be patient rawland and continue with healty rountine and life style.
Replied on Saturday, February 19, 2011 9:21 AM
my child had a blockage in his volve by birth. his balooning has been done since he was at the age of 22 days. we are regularly going to dr. for periodically check up as and when suggested. My son is now 11 years old he has no problem except swetting as and when he runs very fast while playing or otherwise. He is living is having good health comparing to a normal child. I just want to clear my doube that in the long run can we have any problem relating to volve in future or he will be alright for ever.
Replied on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 6:41 AM

what is the dental management of patient with history of CABG ??
Replied on Saturday, October 8, 2011 1:51 AM

Member Sign In

Remember me
Forgot Password?
Sign up now

Medwonders has 233566 Members and 444 Groups.
Last Updated - Apr 08, 2020 - Designed & Content Managed by Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd.
Copyright © 2020 Medindia4u.com Pvt. Ltd. All rights reserved.