A 28-year-old male asked:
Can heart attack occur to a healthy 30 yr old adult having normal ecg, echo, stress test, chest xray and blood test? no fam hist, non smoker. worried
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 23 years experience
Yes: The question is not can it happen, but the probability of it happening. It sounds like you are under the care of a cardiologist. If s/he indicates this is an unlikely event than ask for a referral to the proper healthcare professional from him/her.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
3.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated May 30, 2018
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.