A member asked:

Have to go get a stress test soon. i already have chronic stress and heavy anxiety daily - i'm afraid it will interfere with the stress test results.

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Dr. Harold Peltan answered

Specializes in Ophthalmology

Don't worry: The stress test will test the effect of exercise on your heart. Your anxiety will not mess up the test. You may need to get some help from your doctor for the anxiety.

Answered 8/30/2013

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Dr. Michael Mull answered

Specializes in

Stress: The stress test is to stress your heart and your psychological stress won't affect it.

Answered 8/31/2013

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