A 61-year-old female asked:
Equivocal anterior wall small area of reversible ischemia; artifact is also possible, ef maintained at 64%. what does this mean?
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Cardiology 44 years experience
Complicated: You have a complicated problem. The issue is to do a cath or no cath. Why was the study done? Do you have angina or its equivalent? Did you walk on a treadmill? If you achieved 10 mets, your prognosis is excellent without intervention. With no sx, I usually repeat the test in 4-6 months. If high risk factors are present and renal function is nl, cath is low risk and will clear the air.
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Last updated Jul 26, 2014
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