Sepsis program on Panorama tonight, please watch it !
kefalonia1 in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Hi gang, my healthy heart was half destroyed by severe sepsis then infective endocarditis which resulted in life saving surgery. AVR, rebuil...
Weird new symptom - quick feeling of blacking out and losing control
TeganSara in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support3 years ago
I don't have a diagnosis of Hughes but I do have a precursor disease - UCTD. I thought this might be a good place to ask my question.
I have ...
Tissue v mechanical valve?
Fredders in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
I am having to have another AVR some time in the next few months as my first replacement valve now has severe regurgitation. My dilemma is w...
Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery for my younger sister,any help muchly appreciated worried sick and completely in shock
WorriedOlderSister in British Heart Foundationa year ago
Thank you for reading this.
My younger sister is 37 with four children,4,7,15 and 18.In April this year she picked up a chest infection and w...
SingingT in AF Association4 months ago
Hi all. I was diagnosed with PAF last July. Since then I have been on Sotalol which was replaced by Bisopralol and Flecainide. I have been ...
Tooth Extraction on Apixaban
Hidden in AF Association2 years ago
My father-in-law, 92, is on 2.5 x 2 Apixaban/day. He's due to have a tooth removed and the dentist has said he must be off the Apixaban 4 da...
Exhaustion after tooth extraction
salsapixie in Thyroid UK2 years agoPOPULAR
I had a molar extracted under local anaesthetic after I got an infection which was draining via a gym fistula. Not pleasant but no pain and ...
uphill in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Hi, I'm new here. Does anyone out there have Alcapa Syndrome, or had it corrected by surgery? I was diagnosed with this congenital defect ...
Mechanical vs tissue for an active 27-year-old
Twentysomething in British Heart Foundationa month agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, I am hoping to connect with anyone that lives an active lifestyle and has the On-X heart valve. My surgeon explained that a low...
Sinus Tachycardia Symptoms
Advice1 in AF Association2 years agoPOPULAR
A few years ago i had Mitral Valve Repair i was on Bisoprolol for a few months, Post-Op ,for Sinus Tachycardia and My Cardiologist agreed as...
A bit spooky - Did I always know?
Numberone1 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
At 59 I have been diagnosed with severe aortic stenosis. Its all a bit of a shock. Ive seen a surgeon at Kings and he's putting my case to...
It doesn't rain it pours?
Dr-Read in Ask the Wellness Expert3 years ago
Last week was basically a right-off. I did not manage to go to the gym once and my diet and mood were terrible also. Something that I have n...
Coming off Amiodarone and INR
ILowe in AF Association4 years ago
I am happily on lifetime Warfarin because of an artificial Mitral valve, use a Coaguchek meter, and have been self dosing for over 20 years....
Anxious - is this my life now?
Numberone1 in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
I want to be positive but sadly I'm not managing it. I want to be mature but I'm being pathetic.
I've seen a cardiologist for my moderate/se...
Hi, I'm Katie, and i had open heart surgery when i was 15, as i was born with double outlet right ventricle
QueenKat in British Heart Foundationa year ago
My name is Katie, my story's quite long so i won't go into too much detail. I'm 18 and i was born with a form of congenital heart disease ca...
yaf_user681_26872 in Asthma UK community forum11 years ago
Hi all i'm back again after 3 lovely admission including spending all easter weekend in ITU then contracting hospital contracted pneumonia a...
Happychicken in British Lung Foundation3 years agoPOPULAR
Started feeling unwell this afternoon and now have pleurisy.....its agony.....have taken ibuprofen and paracetomol which has hel...
Mechanical valve thudding
HenningLob in British Heart Foundationa month ago
Hello. I'm new here. I have not had heart surgery myself but am seeking info to help my husband. He had a mechanical aortic valve replacemen...
New and a little lost
Corsang in British Liver Trust2 years ago
My husband was diagnosed with cirrhosis of the liver and kidney cancer. Since then it's been a whirlwind of appointments, emotions and frust...
Samsox in Fibromyalgia Action UK5 years agoPOPULAR
Does anyone know if a raised ESR is an indication of Fibromyalgia? Mine is 14 on a range of 3-9 also I have a underactive Thyroid.... I ache...
Mitral Valve op day 3
Shopgirl in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Well what should I say...! I survived and it's been hard going. I'm up and about with most tubes/wires removed. Getting enough sleep has bee...
sgolas in Anticoagulation UK5 years ago
I am new here and just wanted to say that I am 33 years old. I had 3 strokes by the age of 21,, mitral valve replacement. I just had my se...
Permanent make up
joannebond360 in LUPUS UK2 years agoPOPULAR
Has anyone had permenent make up? I have booked myself in for microblading on my eyebrows, just dawned on me that it might not...
A little knowledge
P0rtnahapp1e in AF Association2 years ago
I've been mentioning to my cardiologist for ages that my digestive system seems to be linked to my af/heart failure as I get periods, two or...
Legoland advert dread.
kefalonia1 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
Hi everyone, l have been away for a while but needed to chat today. Does anyone dread memories of the past when you were a different person ...
Correlation between various clinical parameters of systemic lupus erythematosus and levels of anti-histone and anti-chromatin antibodies
lupus-support1 in LUpus Patients Understanding and Support3 years ago
The Egyptian Rheumatologist
Volume 37, Issue 3, July 2015, Pages 97–104
Correlation between various clinical parameters of systemic lupus eryt...
Why cant I stop worrying
katemurray1985 in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support3 years ago
Hi, today was my first day of injecting myself with heparin (I am taking innohep) and 75mg aspirin a day, I am literally just pregnant at 4w...
Catastrophic APS or just a bad 3 weeks.
Tiggercat in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support7 years ago
HI, I am new here and I DON'T have APS or Lupus.
It is my husband who as Primary APS. He was dx 3 years ago when he pulled a calf...
Hot weather with AF and HF
bushy2016 in AF Association2 years agoPOPULAR
Been just over a year since diagnosed with AF and HF and this hot weather is knocking me for six...within 5 mins I have to sit down before p...
Pericarditis after ablation...
Oldhamsarah in AF Association4 years agoPOPULAR
My husband sailed through his first ablation on Monday but started Tuesday afternoon with agonising chest pain. Went straight to a and e and...
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