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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience in Psychiatry
Cardiac arrest ?: Defibrillator r used in case of emergency to treat a cardiac arrest but it is important to check the reasons for the arrest and correct any lab ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience in Endocrinology
Cell repolarization: When cardiac muscle cells fire, they use up part of the electrochemical gradient they maintain in life. They are repolarized by an outward potassium ( ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Masoud Sadighpour
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
By 911 on spot: By 911 on spot and continued in er.
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Probably not: At 34 yrs of age the odds of you having a heart attack is very small. Also cramps are not typical complaint during a heart attack. The symptoms are ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lawrence Shulman
20 years experience in Pulmonology
Probably not: A heart attack without major risk factors at 19 is rare - low potassium is not necessarily normal - make sure that any of your medications couldn't b ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Low K : 20 M from Louisana has arrythmias and low K. Needs colonoscopy asks about "safe" bowel cleanse. ANS: low K can kill you so tell your bowel team and as ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
Anemia : Your symptoms could be from irin deficiency anemia from bleeding from somewhere which includes menstruation. No potassium is not explainable , are you ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience in Neurology
Cardiac Arrest: Is when the heart stops beating or has a chaotic rhythm as not to have a blood pressure or spontaneous respirations.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
34 years experience in Cardiology
SBP<90/ in shock: Shock is typically defined as a systolic BP less than 90. This is usually inadequate an explanation because the physiologic definition implies a dro ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience in Preventive Medicine
Yes, but never zero.: Known &gt;8 decades: 1/2 of US population has atherosclerosis by later childhood, yet no symptoms for decades: http://goo.gl/aRhOU2. Symptoms are from ... Read More
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