Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coronaries are the heart arteries that supply oxygen to the heart muscles.
They can develop blockages, also called atherosclerosis or CAD.
This can lead to heart attacks.
Patients with high blood pressure, diabetes or high cholesterol are at higher risk of getting CAD.
Smoking, obesity and family history are also risk factors.
What are the symptoms of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)?
- Chest pain
- Chest tightness,
- Lack of energy.
- Some may have No Symptoms.
What is the treatment for Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)?
Treatment is urgent. If you show signs of CAD or believe that you are suffering from it, Treatment is urgent. If you show signs of Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) or believe that you are suffering from it, contact Dr Lim Ing Haan’s Cardiology Clinic immediately for an accurate diagnosis.
All patients need to take medications.
Tests are done to determine the need for heart artery bypass or heart stenting.
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