Coronary Arteries are responsible for continuous supply of oxygen-rich blood to heart muscles. Coronary Artery disease occurs when the plaque starts to grow inside the coronary arteries and narrowing the arteries to supply blood to heart muscle. Coronay Arteries disease is a life threatening event as heart muscle not able to receive nutrients and oxygen.
In CABG surgery a graft usually a vain graft from leg or other part is used as an alternative path for continuous supply of blood to heart muscle. Surgery improves the heath life, exercise capacity and eliminate heart pain
In general there are no early stage sign & symptoms of Coronary arteries disease therefore disease will continuous to progress until enough blockage to appear symptoms
Most common to major symptoms are
Diagnosis of Coronary arteries disease based on previous medical history . Your consulting doctor may suggest one or more diagnostic test including
These following types of coronary bypass grafting surgery
Traditional CABG surgery or On-Pump surgery :- In traditional method surgeon makes a 6-8 inch incision to open the chest bone (sternum). This procedure is perfom under general anesthesia and patient heart is put on heart lung machine. An artery or vein is harvested from other parts of the body (eg. chest or leg) to be used as a graft for the bypass.
Off- pump Surgery – in off pump surgery patient heart is not reuiired heart lung machine. Surgery is performed with beating heart. In this procedure, with the help of mechanical device the area of the heart where grafting is applied is keep steady. Off pump surgery reducing the risk for preoperative bleeding and stroke associated with the on-pump procedure
Minimally invasive direct CABG : This is the most latest & advanced robotic CABG. With small incision, a video camera inserted inside the heart which assist the surgeon to use the instruments for surgery.
Artial fibrilation, irregular heart beat, pain, wound infecton, strock are general risk factors associated with CABG surgery.
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Q: who performs a CABG Surgery?
CABG performed by a team of expert Cardiothoresic surgeon.
Q: What is the rate of survival after CABG heart surgery?
After CABG surgery, a person with balanced lifestyle could get a prolonged life up to 5-8 years.
Q: Is it safe to take flight after surgery?
With advice of your consultant surgeon and airline policies you can travel after 3-4 weeks.
Q: when can I get back to work after Surgery?
You can resume your job after 6 weeks of surgery. With non traditional or minimal invasive surgery person can join work after 4-5 weeks.
Q: When patient can use stairs after procedure?
A routine lifestyle could be resumed after 2-3 weeks of surgery.
Q:What diet should patient follow after bypass surgery?
Patient should avoid fried, salty, saturated fat containing food.
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