Know your risk factors for developing heart problems after transplant
Saro Armenian, D.O, M.P.H, Director, Pediatric Survivorship Clinic, Childhood Cancer Survivorship Program, City of Hope, Duarte, CA
Certain types of treatment before your transplant or complications that happen after transplant can sometimes increase your risk of heart problems. So what can you do now? Dr. Saro Armenian explains some of the signs and symptoms you should be looking for, the questions you should be asking your doctor, and what you can do now to improve your heart health.
Q. What effect does my treatment before transplant have on my heart?