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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Heart test: A stress test is also known as an "exercise stress test" and it involves you running on a treadmill until we "stress" your heart to it's predicted max ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Nuclear stress test: The patient walks on a treadmill or other exercise device or has a medication injected to simulate exercise, when the exercise or medicine is in progr ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Yes it could be: And it could be investigated further also.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elden Rand
20 years experience Cardiology
Yes: A stress test is designed to progressively increase the heart rate and cardiac workload in order to bring out signs and symptoms of obstructive corona ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Increase rate or PVC: Most of the time, caffeine has no adverse effects when used in moderation, and if individuals not sensitive to it, in which cases, leads to increased ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vishnu Gaiha
51 years experience Cardiology
Stress Test: The cost would depend upon where its being done, hospital or a physicians office.Usually its much lower in a physicians office.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
13 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Yes, I don't find any research that has Ibuprofen listed as a med to not take before an exercise or nuclear stress test. Just try to avoid caffeine fo ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Akiva Mintz
16 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Typically not: The only "risk" would be during the stress part, when one runs on a treadmill or gets a drug alternative. However, there is little risk here because t ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerry Routh
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Heart Damage: A "q wave" is seen on an electrocardiogram (ekg) several of which are recorded during a stress test. Q waves may be very small and not carry much sig ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Henson
31 years experience Cardiology
Pictures: generally take baseline pictures of blood flow in the heart - (lying around for 20 mins), then some sort of stress - exercise or medicine; then post- ... Read More

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