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mild septal hypokinesis

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
May not: Require therapy. This just means the wall of the heart between the pumping chambers may not be functioning perfectly. If the rest of the heart is ok p ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Could be serious: The seriousness of your echo results depends on the amount of regurgitation and reduced septal movement noted -- but even unquantified, these are not ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
31 years experience Cardiology
Yes: Talk with your cardiologist -- you may need a heart cath.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Regina Druz
41 years experience Cardiology
Pericarditis or not?: Pericarditis should not result in septal hypokinesis by echo. You may have myopericarditis (involvement of the heart muscle and the coverings of the h ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leonard Stein
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Septm somewhat Hypo: Septum is common wall to RT&LFT ventricle. In sinus rhythm (Holter nl) both Rt&Left Ventricle beat ess at same time. Sept moves sltly towards ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Hypokinesis: Hypokinesis could indicate an area of old heart muscle damage or scar but the study showed no significant blockage of your coronary arteries which cau ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Heart: With this diagnosis you need to be under the supervision of a cardiologist and follow his advice.
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Wall hypokinesis: I assume your are talking about your heart. It means that these parts of your heart are not squeezing well when it beats. Can be due to an old heart ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jean Jeudy
17 years experience Radiology
Wall motion: General grade of wall motion abnormality: Normal>Hypokinetic>Akinetic>Dyskinetic>Aneurysmal Global hypokinesis is overall decreased cardi ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
56 years experience General Surgery
Possible: But likely some scar and slight residual. Stay with the good choices, nonsmoking, cardiac rehab, and your meds. Followup with echo at z6 months like ... Read More
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