A 60-year-old male asked:
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Diagnosis of Atherosclerotic heart disease of native coronary artery without angina pectoris from yrs ago - should test be repeated? LT Ins denied

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience in Medical Oncology
It depends.....: If you are free from Angina and have been taking medical treatments for your heart disease, then there is not a strong reason to repeat any invasive heart tests. But you need to be checked by your cardiologist at least once yearly. he/she can guide you further. I would want you to be sure to check your blood tests(Lipid Profile) and make sure that your BP, blood sugar & lipids are well controlled.
Answered on Jan 1, 2019

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