News
Is archived
No
Rescue a patient suffering from a severe heart attack in the Saudi German Hospital Riyadh

Rescue a patient suffering from a severe heart attack in the Saudi German Hospital Riyadh

The team of the cardiology department at the Saudi German Hospital - Riyadh managed to save the life of a patient suffering from acute heart ischemia as a result of the blockage of old stent.

The patient had come to the hospital's emergency department with severe chest pain, and immediately the necessary examination was taken, and after the work of radiology and the patient's ECG showed a large acute clot in the anterior wall of the heart, and based on the data shown by various examinations, the patient was transferred immediately to perform cardiac  catheterization

catheterization revealed a complete blockage of the left descending artery with a large clot in old stent, which decided with him that the medical team performed a cardiac catheterization to open and expand the artery and the old stent and then transfer the patient to the CCU to complete medical treatment and his condition is monitored by the grace of God, then the medical team of the cardiology department, who managed to save his life and stabilize his condition.

The patient was able to leave the hospital, praise be to God in good and stable condition and follow-up with the outpatient cardiology clinic.