A 34-year-old female asked:
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what does low voltage mean on an ekg?

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Dr. Robert Isaacs
38 years experience Family Medicine
EKG low voltage: Low voltage means that what are called the qrs complexes are smaller than usual. There are many possible reasons, including a barrel chest, copd, cardiomyopathy, infiltrative diseases, severe hypothyroidism, pericardial effusion, obesity, to name a few. Sometimes no significant underlying reason is found. Discuss with your doctor for clarification of your particular situation.
Answered on Jul 26, 2020
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