A 41-year-old female asked:
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what do flat t waves on ecg mean?

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Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Nonspecific: There are many causes of flat t waves, the most serious of which is ischemia (impaired blood supply to heart muscle). However, it can also be caused by electrolyte disorders, certain medications, hypertension, and other conditions. Be sure to discuss with your physician.
Answered on Jun 16, 2016

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No but it does not: Denote any sp dz if u have no symptoms u may ignore it

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