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Implantable Medical Devices For The Heart

Are stents always necessary?

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  • A Mehmet Oz, MD, Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease), answered
    Stents Overused
    In many circumstances, stents may be overused, unnecessary, and will not prolong your life. Learn why in this video with Dr. Oz and Dr. Mathew Williams.


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