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My husvan is 81 and has been diagnoised with slightly

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My husvan is 81...

My husvan is 81 and has been diagnoised with slightly leaking valve. he also afib which he takes blood thinner for. what is the treatment for a man whos 81?

Doctor's Assistant: In general, how has your health been lately?

He is taking meds for cholesteral, meds for high blood pressure an med for tyroid and warfarin for afib.

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Cardiology
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Cardiologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

Does he have symptoms from it?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
no
Cardiologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 4 months ago

Then I would just keep him on the blood thinner and let him be

If I were 81 and had no symptoms from a fib, that is what I would do with myself

is this heplfuL?

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Thanks for this question

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