How Many Possible Risks of the Coronary Artery Bypass?

My brother may need a coronary artery bypass. And he is afraid of the bad result of the surgery. What are the possible risks?
Firstly, you should tell your brother that there is no perfect surgery. Every one comes with risks. So is the coronary artery bypass surgery. Possible risks are listed below:

  • Blood clots
  • Bleeding too much
  • Infection
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Pneumonia
  • Breathing problems
  • Fever
  • Kidney failure
  • Memory loss
  • Slow thinking

Keywords: coronary artery bypass; coronary artery bypass surgery.


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