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Abnormal echocardiogram results

A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vijay Iyer
Cardiology 28 years experience
Pulmonary cause?: Pain in the chest with cough could be a manifestation or lung infection or inflammation. Would suggest an XRAY. The EKG abnormality could be associa... Read More
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Dr. Joan Woo
Dr. Joan Wooanswered
Cardiology 21 years experience
Based : Based on what you have copied above, you probably have mild or grade i diastolic dysfunction, or stiffening, of the left ventricle (the pumping chambe... Read More
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Dr. Gary Roach
Anesthesiology 44 years experience
Need more infomation: This is a method of looking at function during the part of the heart cycle know as diastole (when the ventricle relaxes). The information provided ne... Read More
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Well depending: Depending on what the results were it may be possible
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jean Jeudy
Radiology 19 years experience
Echocardiogram: An echocardiogram would be used to evaluate cardiac anatomy, cardiac function, valvular disease and valvular hemodynamics. Basically abnormalities in ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Steven Guyton
Thoracic Surgery 48 years experience
It : It would be possible. Most often this occurs by an error in placing the leads in the appropriate positions.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Simon
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Probably not: EKG measures electrical activity of the heart. While alcohol is a depressant and can lead to being ‘drunk’, it should exit the body in a few hours. If... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Well: A normal echocardiogram is very reassuring. There are different type echocardiograms with him without Doppler studies any saline or Bubble study. You... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Hard to say: Since we have no idea what your state of health is or why you had the study, it is difficult to say whether any type of "workout" would be appropriat... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Curren
16 years experience
Yes. : Those are measurements of your heart's wall thickness. Your values are completely normal.
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 23 years experience
Maybe; yes.: Early stages of diastolic dysfunction (heart stiffening) may be attributable to hypertension (high blood pressure) depeding on your medical history. I... Read More
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