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Learn how heart conditions are treated and the benefits and possible risks that come along with each type of treatment.
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Depending on the type of heart attack, treatment may include medication, non-invasive procedures, such as percutaneous coronary intervention (angioplasty), or a more invasive procedure called coronary artery bypass surgery.
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