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What gives better heart info, an ekg, angiogram or a cardiac ct scan?

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Dr. Yu Sun
Dr. Yu Sunanswered
Cardiology 15 years experience
Dependent: Selection based on patients conditions to determine the type of examination.
Dr. Garry Choy
Radiology 16 years experience
All important: All are important -- ekg provides electrical and rhythm information. Much can be learned from an ekg. Angiogram/cardiac ct provides anatomic information about coronary arteries and myocardium (muscle of the heart).

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Last updated Oct 8, 2017

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