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A 27-year-old female asked:

If my echo was normal do i need a heart cath/angiogram. i had normal ef of 64. only had trace valve leaking. would echo show heart occlusion?

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Dr. Alonso Morales Medina
Specializes in Medicina Interna
Symptoms?: The indication to get a "heart cath" (coronary angiography) would depend on your symptoms. Echocardiogram doesn't show coronary artery occlusion. It might show abnormal wall movement, which would suggest coronary artery occlusion.

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Last updated Jul 5, 2019

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