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if ablock is in the heart what would the echo color show

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Echo: Scarring of the heart can show up on echocardiography but the sensitivity and specificity of the finding is not particularly high.

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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
36 years experience Family Medicine
Pericarditis: A little fluid around the heart can be normal, but if it is seen it is likely abnormal. The most common cause of pericardial fluid is a viral infectio ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Heart attack: Huge. You need to know if you have inflammation. Inflammation is what causes heart attacks and strokes. Find a doctor trained in the Bale and Do ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bart Denys
38 years experience Cardiology
CAD: Neither.... Treadmill ecg, nuclear test, coronary cta, coronary angiogram...
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glenn Messina
34 years experience Aesthetic Medicine
Not a good test: The echo shows the integrity of your valves such as do the "leak" have back flow, are narrow, have calcium deposits and normal in anatomy it also show ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Depends: Trace to mild amount of leakage is considered normal in right heart valves. It is not uncommon to see trace amount of leakage on the left side in norm ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Relatively common: Mitral valve prolapse, for example, which is one of the most common valvular abnormalities is believed to affect 2-3% individuals. 2 D-echo heart woul ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Silent attack: An EKG is the primary method of detecting myocardial damage. An echocardiogram can show diminished wall motion which implies damage. A stress test det ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Monitoring : Rbbb does not cause pauses. If you feel intermittent pauses, may help to have a 24 or 48 hr monitoring to determine the nature of your symptoms. Discu ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Possibly; tell MDs: The effects of drugs can show up 10+ yrs (according to some reports) after use. The echo could show a problem in d "squeeze" of d heart (how well it m ... Read More
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