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A 39-year-old female asked:

seen at er with chest discomfort & tightness and heart flutters. ekg normal. x-ray normal. all lab was normal however the troponin-i was 0.02 upon arrival & went up to 0.04 on 2nd test total ck normal upon discharge heart attack/disease? worried

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Ruled out: You ruled out for a heart attack. Other heart and non heart conditions are possible and follow up with your doc and/or cardiologist is strongly recommended as they are to be considered in the differential diagnosis.

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