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A 55-year-old member asked about a 56-year-old male:

51 yrold -1st ever ecg shows lbbb vent rate 47 p-r inter 170 qrs dur176, qt 532 qtc 470, p r t axis 25 -18 -27 and shows inverted t-waves -should be referred to cardiology?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
LBBB: Since you have no prior EKG's for comparison, I do recommend an evaluation by a cardiologist. LBBB is more potentially more serious than RBBB in that an association with cardiovascular disease is more common. Evaluation will probably include an echocardiogram, nuclear treadmill stress test, thorough serum lipid profile and outpatient Holter monitoring or your heart rhythm.

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