Angina Pectoris (cont.)
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Like angioplasty, surgery is an option for people whose angina does not improve with medications and others who are at high risk of having a heart attack. Surgery is usually reserved for people with very severe narrowing or blockage in several coronary arteries.
In almost all cases, the operation used for severely narrowed coronary arteries is coronary artery bypass grafting.
Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/31/2015
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