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what does ischemia on ekg mean

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
This is usually: Associated with coronary artery disease- see pcp or cardiologist.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
This means that the: EKG portion of your stress test had changes in the waveforms that have been known to be associated with blockages of the coronary arteries. Unfortunat ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Renu Chawla
26 years experience Internal Medicine
EKG CHANGES: EKG changes in setting of symptoms and risk factors could be an indicator of heart issues. It is prueudent that this be evaluated ny the physician so ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Black
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Lack of blood flow: First to clarify: there's no such thing as the "postural valve." ekgs can show signs of ischemia in certain regions of the heart muscle, which means t ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
The EKG computers: are tilted to analyze for abnormality rather than normalcy. The Computer probably picked up some subtle or insignificant change that is not clinicall ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gopinath Upamaka
38 years experience Cardiology
Probably normal: The ECG is accurate about 70-80% of the time in diagnosing cad. Adding stress echo or nuclear imaging improves accuracy to above 90% when patient reac ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jagdish Mishra
37 years experience Cardiology
Concerning: How old are you? You need an echocardiography to see your heart or a stress test with imaging (nuclear stress test) for further evaluation. Pl get to ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Tolstrup
29 years experience Family Medicine
ST-T wave changes: ST-T wave changes often are non-specific and may not mean anything. There are some ST-T changes that are the hallmark of heart attack, but I doubt thi ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
ECG interpretation : The "no acute ischemia" part means that there is no heart attack occurring at the moment. The rest really implies that the ECG tracing was not perfec ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Ischemia: Ischemia means that you have signs of poor blood flow to the septal area of the heart.
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