A 21-year-old male asked:
Can ecg detect angina? i performed 4 ecgs, chest x ray all normal. history of pul-tb(cured). heart beat 80-95 at rest. doctor says all due to anxiety of father death. no problem during playing/running. but sometimes at rest i feel discomfort on heart
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Clarence Grimanswered
Endocrinology 59 years experience
Angina ekg: Angina is a symptom you have. Chest pain that comes on with exercise and stops with rest. Discuss with team.
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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh commented
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 38 years experience
A holter monitor may be indicated
Aug 1, 2020
Dr. Silviu Pasniciucanswered
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Ecg: Your symptoms are not even suggesting angina as the chest pain appears at rest while in ischemic angina it typically appears with activities. Other possibilities for your chest pain should be further investigated, tb or not tb related and keeping in mind that most commonly the cause is musculoskeletal, sometimes hard to prove on imaging. Anxiety is definitely possible until work up completed.
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Last updated Aug 3, 2020
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