I went to the er in june 2006 sob and chest pain. they took blood and ct scans (I have a history of PE) They said no pes and sent me home. Went back same symptoms on 11/4/06 and 11/19/06.On 11/24/06 I went into cardiac respiratory failure, renal failure, and coma. I suffer now from paralyzed lung, short term memory loss and constant pain. After a recent xray my primary care said my IVC filter was broken to follow up with the surgeon that put it in. While talking with him last week I JUST find out that it was broken in 2006 NO ONE EVER TOLD ME. He now tells me that there is also a piece of metal shard in the main muscle of my heart. NOW I may have to have two surgeries to remove the pievce in my heart as well as the broken piece next to the filter at this point they could be deeply embeded
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