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Can stints come loose in a severe fall?

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2011-09-12 16:00:50

A "stEnt" is placed in an artery to keep it open, where it

previously was blocked by corornary disease. I have never heard of

a STENT becoming disloged from a fall, but you should definitely

ask your surgeon if this is possible. <<ADR>>

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