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how can an endoscopy gastroscopy cause a heart attack or stroke??? just read it on the internet that endoscopy can cause heart attak/stroke. how?why?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Heart attack: There is a certain amount of stress with every medical procedure. Stress is one of the triggers for heart attack. Some people are more susceptible than others to the stressors.
Answered on Feb 20, 2015
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