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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
ecg: Generally a 'borderline' abnormal ECG is one which has measurements which are very close to definitely abnormality.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Finding not a diagno: Assuming ur EKG was collected correctly (i.e., the wires & patches were put on correctly), it's not entirely as expected for a person of your age ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Ecg: Borderline abnormal means the ECG isn't definitely abnormal but doesn't quite look perfectly normal.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
22 years experience Cardiology
Not clear: Usually when an ECG is read as borderline normal, it means that there are no significant findings however not entirely compatible with normal ECG crit ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Ecg : The findings above mean probably norma but the borderline findings mean it can't be called definitely normal.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hanan Morcos
20 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
No such thing: Borderline ekg is like borderline diabetic or borderline pregnant.. No such thing! ekg shows the electrical impulses in the heart. There is a wide ran ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Borderline means it: Is just off by a little bit from normal, a variation of normal or early changes indicating possible problems.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Holtzclaw-swan
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Red blood cell count: It means your red blood cell count is in the normal range, but on the lower side.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Rubin
46 years experience Cardiology
EKG: I presume this is on electrocardiogram computer generated interpretation and defined by the width of the P wave and P wave morphology. This cannot be ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Mott
28 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Read on: Nsr is normal sinus rhythm. Lbbb is left bundle branch block.
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
ecg: Generally a 'borderline' abnormal ECG is one which has measurements which are very close to definitely abnormality.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Milunski
36 years experience Cardiology
Borderline ECG: This is often the computer's interpretation of an ECG that doesn't fit strict criteria that are programmed into the computer. These "abnormalities" ar ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
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Borderline?: Hard to say without seeing it but it likely means that it is not 100% normal but a better way to think of it is non-diagnostic. Why was it done? Ask ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Unrelated: It means that your ekg showed some signs that suggest your left atrial chamber is a bit larger than usual. The LAE stands for left atrial englargement ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Binford
37 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Coronary artery dz: When we say heart blockage we generally are referring the coronary arteries which supply blood to the muscle of the heart. When these close off, it u ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
Can be confusing: The best thing to know about how us docs look at your cholesterol is the knowledge of two things: 1) your risk factors for heart disease and 2) your ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Can U be : More specific ?!
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience Cardiology
It can mean many: Things like high potassium ...Talk to your physician.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Electrical-recharge: The automatic pace maker on the top of your heart generate tiny amout of electricity which travels down the heart and trigger it to contract/beat. Thi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
ECG : Borderline t abnormalities have little significance.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience Cardiology
Right: Ventricular systolic pressure.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
No such thing: You either have a problem or you don't. Most likely "borderline" means you really have it. It's like borderline pregnancy or borderline dead. There ar ... Read More
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