Cardiology Questions Answered by Verified Cardiologists.
Hi, Dr. Stan here to help you today. I assume you are asking what is the risk of complications from having a heart catheterization. The risks are:
Having given you this information, why is the cath being suggested? Are you having chest pain?
Also, if you need a percentage of any of these happening, it is about 4% at your age.
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I hope you have an uneventful heart cath.
Do you have any additional questions regarding your heart cath?