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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anita Prakash
29 years experience Cardiology
Clinical correlation: Deciding best treatment option for you really depends on your symptoms...in other words, why did you have the stress test? Chest pain? Shortness of br ... Read More
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Arterial blockage.: Ischemia in areas of the heart, as you have related, infers that the arteries that feed these parts of the heart are narrowed such that blood flow thr ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Sanders
67 years experience Vascular Surgery
Reduced blood supply: Ischemia means reduced blood supply to a part or muscle. The LAD refers to one wall of the heart. This means you should follow up with your doctor o ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Kagan
31 years experience Vascular Surgery
Blood flow: Reversible ischemia means that an area of your heart muscle is not getting adequate blood flow (at times) but then the blood flow "catches up" (i.e. R ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes and no: EF of 55% is normal. Your breathing issues are due to diastolic dysfunction, dys-synchrony, and (by inference as there are no direct tests) small vess ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Elevated EDP indicates left ventricular dysfunction. You did not report what your ejection fraction (EF) is - it's crucial. Your EDP may be elevated f ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Heart: This is likely a finding on a cardiac stress test describing diminished or slowed blood flow to the anterior portion of the wall of the left ventricle ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cynthia Thaik
31 years experience Cardiology
Coronary artery Ds: Ischemia means diminished blood supply, so in the case of coronary ischemia, decreased blood supply to the heart. While mild ischemia is used to quan ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alon Gitig
20 years experience Cardiology
Coronary narrowing: Ischemia (which is found on a stress test) connotes heart muscle not getting enough blood flow to meet its needs. Mild ischemia implies that the defec ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Reversible ischemia: It is ischemia not present at rest but produced by exercise or other demand for increased blood flow through the arteries to the anterior lateral wall ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Hai
Dr. Hamid Hai answered
55 years experience Cardiology
Ischemia: This term is a desciption of the fact that the front and left sides of the left ventricle are not getting enough blood during stress situations. The l ... Read More
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