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Aortic Surgery

Aortic Surgery: Symptoms, Causes and Risk Factors, Surgery Care, Treatments | National Heart Centre Singapore

Aortic Surgery - Symptoms

Aortic Surgery - How to prevent?

Aortic Surgery - Preparing for surgery

Please follow the below instructions to prepare for your aortic surgery:​

  • Inform your doctor of your current medications as some medicines are unsuitable for consumption before a surgery. 

  • If you are a smoker, please refrain from smoking during this time period.

  • Provide your clinician with a list of your medical history, particularly for allergies.

  • You may need to undergo other medical examinations prior to the surgery. Some examples of the tests include:

  • ECG (electrocardiogram)

    • Blood tests

    • Chest x-ray

    • Urine sample 

Aortic Surgery - Other Information

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