A 41-year-old male asked:
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is my cardiac output too high? results from echo:stroke volume 100ml, by 70 bpm, that means cardiac out:7l/min; cardiac index would be 3, 57l/min*m2.

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Cardiac output: Your measured cardiac output is high for someone at rest, but not at all if you do any exertion or are under stress. Co can reach 15 l/min in healthy men without any difficulty.
Answered on Jul 28, 2014
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