Rock Hill, SC
A 28-year-old female asked:
Chances of coronary heart disease and significant blockage at age 28?..having pains under breast bone..no family history. dont smoke or drink..5'1/147
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Thoracic Surgery 39 years experience
Low: Your main risk factor at this time is obesity. Your ideal body weight should be about 110lbs. Otherwise low risk if caucasian. . Prevalence of atheromatous plaque in early 20's about 20%. Low risk for non smoking otherwise healthy caucasian female w/o fa hx of mi or stroke b4 age 60 on parents specially if high HDL levels. Exercise and weight reduction should do for you for the time being.
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Last updated Mar 29, 2018
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