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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Different things: Short pr interval means that the conduction through the heart is accelerated - often because it is arising lower in the atrium than usual or because t ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
16 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Many poss causes: Almost all heart attacks are the result of fatty deposits on the inside of arteries that break open and cause clotting which will blocks the artery (a ... Read More
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Dr. Frederick Tibayan
23 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Heart cell death: Myocardial infractions happen when heart muscle dies from lack of oxygen delivered by blood. This can happen when plaque deposits in the vessels rup ... Read More
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Heart stroke: A heart stroke is also known as a myocardial infarction or heart attack. A blood clot forms in a heart blood vessel. This cuts off flow to a part of t ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Tibayan
23 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Heart attack: Myocardial infarction mean death ("infarction") of heart muscle (card ~heart and myo~muscle). This happens when the heart muscle is not getting the ox ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Testing: History can be suggestive but : ekg changes( st elevation) nonstemi blood tests showing escaping enzymes from damaged cells later ekg showi ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
16 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Heart attack: Myocardial infarction is the technical term for what is commonly known as a "heart attack.".
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
39 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Unique to person: In many occations not painfull at all. Most common symptom is chest pressure, heavyness, oppresion, shortness of breath not "pain", sometimes indigest ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francis Uricchio
38 years experience Cardiology
Various: The st segment is a portion of the electrocardiogram. A myocardial infarction can be described as st elevation myocardial infarction or non-st elevat ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
MI: read this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myocardial_infarction

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