Doctor insights on:
ECG: That is a common ECG reading which can indicate something is wrong but also can be as it says nonspecific and 'no big deal'. Ask your doctor if there is reason for concern or further investigation. ...Read more
Electrocardiogram (ecg, ekg) is a print-out of the electrical forces detected by electrodes on the chest wall, as electricity travels through the heart with each heart beat. The electrodes are placed in different positions, and each position "sees" the electrical activity of the heart from its own vantage point. Abnormalities in signal detected at chest surface ...Read more
Common reading: "abnormal" because there are non-specific changes which are not specific enough to meet a true diagnosis, but not normal enough to say normal, so somewhat of a soft call or indecisive read, but very common and does not necessarily mean anything. The bottom line, the ECG findings need to be placed in the clinical context in which it was taken, and compared to previous and subsequent ECGs. ...Read more
Always had abnormal ECG due to inverted Twaves last ECG said ST & Twave abnormality, consider Anterior ischemia cant rule out inferior infarct. Worry?
What does it mean if I have tachycardia with left atrial enlargement, abnormal ECG with t-wave abnormality?
27 years old , st and t wave abnormality in ecg, 61 kg, smoking, no family history. What risk for heart attack?
Quit Smoking: While ST and T wave abnormalities on ECG may often be nonspecific, smoking causes heart attacks, strokes, amputations of the legs, lung disease and cancer. You're a young man - it's time for you to quit smoking! I can't quit for you but you can! Other than rapidly opening blocked arteries in an acute heart attack the only intervention to save more hearts is quitting smoking!! Do it today!! ...Read more
Severe aniexty heart racing breathless chest pain constant hospital trips don't believe I'm ok in state all time gp won't help unspecified t wave abnormality on ECG plz help?
Focus on the anxiety: agree with the other doctors in their assessment. Address underlying anxiety. From your perspective it begins with a healthy diet aimed at improving brain neurotransmitter function: b vitamin rich foods, omega 3 fats, folate (folic acid) rich foods, eliminate all food coloring and minimize processed foods. Daily nuts and seeds, regular fish, daily greens, exercise and meditation and psychotherapy for 6months ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Non specific: Many ST-T wave abnormalities are nonspecific. By themselves, they may not represent any problem, because a variety of unrelated issues can cause them - for example, electrolyte abnormalities from dehydration, hyperventilation from anxiety, and other non heart related problems are possible causes. So they don't necessarily indicate a heart problem. Talk to your doctor about possible causes for you ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Ecg t wave abnormality
- T wave abnormality in ecg
- Right atrial abnormality ecg
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Nonspecific t wave abnormality ecg
- Nonspecific st t wave abnormality borderline ecg
- Abnormality in the brain
- Bone abnormality
- Talk to a cardiologist online