Mended Hearts Open Forum

 View Only
  • 1.  Post-Op Questions

    Posted 17 days ago
    I had an aortic dissection repair 5 weeks ago and a mechanical valve placed. I would like to know, for those of you with a mechanical aortic valve, if the ticking gets better, or
    do you just learn to live with it? Also, if anyone has day-to-day life changes, which seem to be more permanent, I'd like to hear about those too.


    Smyrna GA