When is a revascularization procedure necessary?

Revascularization is necessary in different circumstances. After examining you, your doctor will be able to tell you if this is the best treatment option for you.

This procedure is necessary when patients

  • suffer from severe pain due to the narrowing of the arteries in the heart
  • have both the arteries as well as the left ventricle damaged
  • have a severely damaged left main coronary artery

Your doctor will tell you more about each treatment option available for your condition. If you are eligible for revascularization, you will be told everything you need to know about this procedure’s advantages and risks.

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Source: https://www.cedars-sinai.edu/Education/Medical-Library/

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