In Krasnodar rescued a man who got heart disease because of a rusty nail

© Fotolia / edwardoliveВрачи during surgery. Archival photoIn Krasnodar rescued a man who got heart disease because of a rusty nail© Fotolia / edwardolive

A resident of Krasnodar injured with a rusty nail, contracted and nearly died from a serious heart defect, according to the Ministry of healthcare of Krasnodar region.

According to the Ministry of health, the cardiology thoracic surgery center asked the man with complaints of chest pain and cough.

«The doctors ran a diagnostic and discovered a serious heart defect. The cause was infection, which Alexander contracted, hurting your finger on a rusty nail,» — said in the message. Without urgent installation of a new mitral valve, the patient could die.

It is noted that the «operation to replace the affected area of the heart lasted for almost three hours… and ended successfully,» the patient is recovering, but he will have to finish the course of antibiotics, according to the Ministry of health.

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