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Would an EKG show congestive heart failure?

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Dr. Christian Assad
13 years experience in Cardiology
It can: Low voltage in an EKG suggest cardiomyopathy. Which goes by the hand with Heart Failure. - In addition Electrical Alternans in the EKG is also suggestive of heart failure
Answered on Feb 22, 2020
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Dr. Daniel Zanger
32 years experience in Cardiology
Low voltage and alternans can also be seen in pericardial effusion
Feb 11, 2015

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