Doctor Q&A for Dr. Elden Rand

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Testicular symptoms: Would recommend going in to urologist for evaluation. You need a professional assessment to see what is going on, what happened to the other testicle ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Type 1 heart block: "Heart block" refers to a problem with the heart's electrical system conducting impulses - an electrical pathway is delayed or blocked which may affec ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
After cath activity: The usual limitation is 10lbs max lifting for 7 days after an angiogram, then return to full unlimited activity, with or without an Angioseal. Your d ... Read More
A 85-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Very low BP: Blood pressure readings are very low and his symptoms are very concerning- and most likely related. He should be immediately evaluated, even if his h ... Read More
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Stress Echo: A Stress Echo is a treadmill based stress test with echo imaging added. The reason is to assess for coronary artery disease in any coronary artery. A ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Loss of smell: Although you have had confusing symptoms at the same time (smoke reaction and nasal congestion), the persistent loss of smell when the other symptoms ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Stomach spasm: There are several conditions that cause stomach spasm, chills, and nausea. More commonly this is from an acute gastroenteritis. It is important to ke ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Urinary pain: Incomplete urinary drainage, and unusual symptoms like this are concerning for a urinary tract infection. This should be evaluated with a physician ev ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Phlegm: If you are short of breath, this should be evaluated by a physician, since it can represent a pneumonia or other lung condition. If it is not serious ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
21 years experience Cardiology
Symptomatic AF: Recent onset of shortness of breath, dizziness, irregularity of heart rate, and vision changes are excellent reasons to get immediate evaluation in an ... Read More
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