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Carrollton, GA
A 25-year-old male asked:

Told i have ef of 48%. (was 50-55%) i'm 25. dr doesnt seem that worried but i get rapid hr, sob, dizzy. no diagnosis. what could it be? heart failure?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
See cardiologist: At age 25, you should have a far more robust ejection fraction, and your symptoms should not be brushed off. A second opinion from a cardiologist could provide both a diagnosis and some therapeutic assistance.

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