A 26-year-old male asked:
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is an ekg and doppler ultrasound enogh to exclude a heart attack when having all classical symptoms(short of breath, tightness in chest, dizziness)?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Symptoms: normal ecg and echo are good evidence that an MI is not in progress but the diagnosis is made with a spectrum of symptoms and data and in some phases of an event can still be 'normal' before the eventual changes evolve
Answered on Aug 21, 2015
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Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Also remember to review your anxiety levels with your cardiologist.
Jul 27, 2015

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