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Dr. Marcus Romanello
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
Prior heart attack: This represents either evidence of a prior heart attack or an area of the heart receiving very poor blood flow from a blocked artery.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
39 years experience Cardiology
See a cardiologist: While not alarmingly so, this is an abnormal stress perfusion study, which might indicate coronary artery disease. Please see a cardiologist.
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marwan Hammoud
Specializes in Family Medicine
Blood Flow: The purpose of a stress test is to see if there any changes in circulation when your heart is put under some type of stress, usually exercise. Reversi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Perfusion defect: Hi, was the defect reversible or irreversible? The perfusion defect simply means that there is reduced blood flow to a part of the heart muscle, there ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bishnu Subedi
15 years experience Internal Medicine
ECG abnomality: There may be EKG changes in ASD depending on its type, severity, right ventricular size, pulmonary hypertension etc. T wave changes in leads V1-V3 are ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Rubin
47 years experience Cardiology
Perfusion defect: If stress test done with chemical, the probably not artifact.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Lowry
Specializes in Pediatrics
More info needed: Are you having symptoms or problems you believe to be a result of a vsd that was closed? A vsd may cause problems due to excess blood flow through th ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
31 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
A cracka small crack: in thecpars articularis part of the posterior elements of a vertebrae mostly in L5 not universally symptomatic may be an incidental finding
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
33 years experience Cardiology
Idirect evidence: Stress tests using a nuclear tracer may show a defect on the scan if a blockage is present. An anteroseptal defect is one that implicates the left ant ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Cancer: Abnormal blood vessels both structurally and functional. Cancer is a classic example of both. Just look closely at the circulation inside a big cancer ... Read More

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