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Summary of Open Heart Surgery

The goal of open heart surgery is to take a blood vessel from somewhere else in your body and use it to bypass a vessel in your heart that has become damaged and blocked. This improves the blood supply to your heart and thus improves the delivery of oxygen and nutrients to your heart muscle.
 
In most cases, this improvement in blood supply will help relieve many heart disease symptoms that you may be currently experiencing, including chest pain, pressure, or tightness.
 
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