A 29-year-old female asked:
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yearly echos to check heart. have a pfo with atrial septal aneurysm. ea ratio was 1.01 on paper, normal range says (1.1-2.1). dr didn't mention. bad?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Echocardiogram: E to A ratio on an echocardiogram measures diastolic function and your reading is borderline and, in my opinion, is not hemodynamically significant for diastolic dysfunction. Ask your cardiologist, who knows all your findings, if he/she agrees.
Answered on Jun 8, 2017

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