Anyone have a hole in their atrium repaired with the umbrellas?

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JoeR
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Date Joined Jul 2014
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   Posted 7/13/2014 11:30 AM (GMT -6)   
I am having an umbrella to repair a hole in the heart. It will go both on the left and right atrium and closed together.
He stated I will be able to go back to work if I feel like it within a few days.

Anyone have this procedure done and how should I expect recovery time? Is it realistic to return to work in a couple days?
Were hoping the catheter procedure will do it to it.
thanks, joe
I am 56 if that makes a difference. I do have CAD, High blood pressure, 4 stents, take plavix, toprol, diavan, ditiazem, valium
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