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Chest Pain after stenting
Stents fail! Your symptoms are consistent with angina. Ask for another stress test or a 2nd opinion if your cardiologist refuses. With a normal heart function, medical therapy alone would have been just as - if not more - effective as a stent. You now have a new problem (stents) that may or may not be working. You can calculate the optimal treatment in your case here.
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