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non specific t wave abnormalities

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
21 years experience Hospital-based practice
Need old EKG: Low voltage means the tracing showed low amplitudes (i.e., the "spikes" were not very tall). The nonspecific T wave abnormality refers to an upward or ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
The reason: these changes are termed "non-specific" is just that....there are no direct reasons for them...a low potassium will cause changes in the T wave ...oth ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
19 years experience General Practice
Not diagnostic : You have to think of an EKG as a map. It's a pattern of vectors. It visually documents the direction, timing, and strength of electrical activity in y ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Southard
15 years experience Internal Medicine
T wave: Is the final hump you see in an EKG complex. It represents the "repolarization" of the atria (top chambers) of the heart. It serves to mark the poin ... Read More
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Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
T waves: See the added diagram. The large wave on the EKG is called the QRS complex. It appears when the ventricles contract and the T wave after it is a repol ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Atique Mirza
31 years experience Cardiology
May be not: Please see a cardiologist asap.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
48 years experience Pediatrics
See doctor: If you are not seeing a cardiologist, please do so. If you are having any kind of discomfort or heart rate questions, please go to the Emergency Roo ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
48 years experience Cardiology
Nothing to both: You should discuss findings of your cardiolite stress test with your cardiologist and trust his/her answers
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
24 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe normal: T wave changes are very non-specific, meaning there is specific cause. They can occur with hyperventilation, anxiety, drinking hot or cold beverages, ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Abn EKG: The septum is the wall separating the 2 ventricles.Infarct means heart attack But the machine's reading at times is not quite accurate, we see "s ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesus Yap
Dr. Jesus Yap answered
53 years experience Cardiology
Anything: Both QT interval and T waves can be affected by several things including drugs such as antibiotics,sedatives ,etc as well as conditions such as seizu ... Read More
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