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chance of heart attack with cardiac workup

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Little: Keep doing what you are doing. Always remember that our genetic makeup (along with our lifestyle) determines the main conditions that we are predispos ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luke Hermann
24 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Time to defibrillate: The issue in the case you are describing is not the "small" heart attack but the cardiac arrest which is likely caused by a rhythm disturbance in the ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Morse
29 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: There are a lot of variables that determine prognosis like; time from when the heart attack started to when the angioplasty was done the ef -52% is ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrit Singh
50 years experience in Cardiology
Very low: control all risk factors and do 1 hr exercise daily. Environmental factors can mitigate hereditary factors.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ruchir Patel
13 years experience in Sleep Medicine
High risk : Given your medical history of triple vessel coronary heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure your risk of having a heart attack is significan ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
To tell if: You actually had a heart attack you need enzyme tests, ekg changes, and possibly ultrasound or a cardiac scan.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Yes it's rare: but there are people with inherited lipid abnormalities who can get early and severe arteriosclerosis. Your doctor should test more than your total c ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
That is possible.: That is possible. The person's physician may have insight into the matter or autospy may shed light on the matter.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience in Cardiology
Cardiac scarring: Priorheart attack results in scarring in the heart tissue that alters the electrical conduction through that part of the muscle. Altered conduction l ... Read More
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