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Apical myocardial infarction

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Variable: A congenital anomaly of one or more heart( coronary arteries) vessels high blood pressure high cholesterol high triglycerides smoking depends on... Read More
Dr. Mark Gujer md fasa
Anesthesiology 27 years experience
Not complete: But the primary causes seem to be genetic malformations and coronary spasm.
A 16-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Stern
Cardiology 47 years experience
Heart Attack: Heart attack is the general term for a myocardial infarction.
Dr. Robert Roth
Hospital-based practice 41 years experience
Yes: Heart attack is a generic term. Medical terms include myocardial infarction, mi, acute coronary syndrome, acute coronary occlusion and acute coronary ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Several possible: There are a range of possible complications. The heart is a muscle, and can be weakened by a heart attack and lead to heart failure. The heart has a ... Read More
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Numerous: Sudden death, irregular heartbeats ventricular fibrillation. Heart failure ruptured valve chordae or muscle ruptured heart ventricular aneurysm ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Chung
Cardiology 28 years experience
Life&Death: Having a myocardial infarction should be avoided. The proximate cause is epicardial adipose tissue (eat) which happens with visceral adipose tissue (v... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Roth
Hospital-based practice 41 years experience
A heart attack : The septum is the wall that separates the right from the left side of the heart. Myocardial infarction, a heart attack, is caused by a blocked artery ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Rosenblum
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Many approaches: There are many type of interventions to prevent heart disease. Eat a diet lower in saturated fats and chiolesterol. Increase your intake of fiber, fru... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher White
Cardiology 44 years experience
Big heart attack: Stemi is term for a large and dangerous kind of heart attack. It usually requires emergency treatment with clot buster medications or a stent.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
Cardiology 56 years experience
Yes: The ESR is increased by inflammation and goes up within a few days of a myocardial infarction. It may remain high for a few weeks.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
More than one: In general, when medications are prescribed appropriately, the risk of mi or other adverse effect is low compared with the expected benefit. However s... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
Pulmonary Critical Care 17 years experience
Many poss causes: An inferior mi refers to a heart attack on the inferior wall of the heart muscle. Almost all heart attacks are the result of fatty deposits on the in... Read More
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