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Do i need to see a cardiologist on high cholestrol

A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
Cardiology 31 years experience
No sure: I am not sure what is your question. Your cholesterol just be high that is why he increased it.

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Antoine
Internal Medicine 5 years experience
Maybe: You should definitely see a primary physician, you will likely need an EKG and blood work (basic metabolic panel) and everything will determine if you... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Cardiology 23 years experience
Depends on risk: Which test is done for evaluation of any symptom depends in part to patient's risk ; likelihood of having a certain condition. If a patient has multip... Read More
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
No: Unless you're diabetic, your pretest probability is exceptionally low because of your age and gender (estrogen is protective). If your stress test is ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chris Hawley
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Normal Cholesterol: Yes, these are normal cholesterol for a 28 year old without heart disease or diabetes.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ramalingaier Parameswaran
Specializes in Cardiology
Please see doctor .: Based on the information given, I cannot give you an opinion. It is not normal for the heart to be fast except during vigorous activity. Your weight i... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Ekg : An EKG is an electrical shadow of the heart. It gives us an understanding of the heart but it is not the best way to see scarring or to be sure there ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Hyperventilation : Glad you saw your doc and that things are good medically. You need to get the anxiety treated. Please see a clinical psychologist who works w/mood d... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Shanes
Cardiology 45 years experience
If : If your calcium score is that high then you have coronary artery disease. I would first recommend a stress test then i would aim to keep your LDL bel... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
I don't think so: As a pathologist, I don't believe that working up an isolated mildly-elevated C-reactive protein value in the absence of other evidence of atheroscler... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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See details: A CPK of 600 is not very impressive. If you have had a complete evaluation including thyroid studies, lyme titer, etc and you have no tenderness or we... Read More

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