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Can you die from elevated troponin levels?
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Internal Medicine 51 years experience
No: An elevated level in the blood may indicate heart damage. The amount of elevation is proportional to the amount of damage. Thus a massive heart attack would result in high level of troponin elevation and would suggest more severe heart damage.
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Cardiology 47 years experience
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Last updated Mar 19, 2017
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