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inverted t wave

A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
48 years experience Cardiology
Probably nothing: Inverted t waves in v1-v4 are not uncommon, particularly in young women. They are even called "juvenile t wave pattern". I gather you already saw a ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Patrick Kohlitz
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Inverted t waves are a nonspecific finding on an ekg. They can be normal in some patients or diagnostic of heart problems in others. The answer is ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Lozano
30 years experience Cardiology
Not really: Not really. Those are just two different ways to describe the same abnormality seen in the ekg.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Non-specific is anything that isn't perfectly normal but not necessarily abnormal. Inverted means it's upside down. That's not non-specific.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Twave: Inverted t wave is a very nonspecific finding. Hcm is possible but not probable with only t wave abnormality.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
They are: "similar" in that they are" NON-SPECIFIC"..that is NON-DIAGNOSTIC and , in fact, might best be considered NORMAL findings! NO WORRY NECESSARY! Hope ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
23 years experience Cardiology
Questionable: Inverted t waves in any one lead are of rather questionable value. If you do not have any symptoms such as chest pains, sob, sweating without a reaso ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Rubenstein
20 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Yes, absolutely. Avr usually has inverted t-waves normally. If you invert left and right arm electrodes, avr becomes avl so now avl has inverted t w ... Read More
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A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
31 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: Depends on the whole clinical picture.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
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