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A 26-year-old male asked:

help me understand this. stress test says t wave liability at rest t wave inversion during recovery non diagnostic for ischemia. st depression <1mm ??

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Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
EKG essentially ok: Sounds like they were determining if you had narrowing of your heart arteries and if that was causing a low blood supply to your heart. Ischemia means low blood/oxygen supply to tissue (in this case the heart). When there is a low blood/oxygen supply to heart tissue ischemia can happen and a t-wave inversion can show this on EKG. ST depres can tell if you have had a heart attack, not in your case

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