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Heart procedures and what they involve

December 19, 2021

From the Medical News Today website

The heart pumps blood around the body. If the heart does not work as it should, a person may need to undergo a heart procedure as part of their treatment.

Some heart conditions are manageable with medications and lifestyle changes. Others, however, may require surgery.

There are many procedures that can help with heart conditions and save lives. They range from catheters that release narrowed arteries, to transplants, where a surgeon replaces someone’s heart with a donor organ.

In this article, we explore some standard heart procedures and why a doctor may recommend them.

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