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A 41-year-old female asked:

I have done the following test: ecg: result: hypertrophy echocardiogram - result: mitral valve 8mm thickened. threadmill test failed- heart and lungs couldn't cope even a minute. what's the next step?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 9 years experience
Abnormal echo : More information is needed to answer this. I wonder if you need a heart catheterization, to run a wire into the arteries of the heart to see inside of them

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Last updated Feb 19, 2021

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