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6w4d preg, echo poor area measuring 16x8x4mm small area of bleeding adjacent to sac. What does this mean?
An echocardiogram (also called an echo) is a type of ultrasound test that uses high-pitched sound waves that are sent through a device called a transducer. The device picks up echoes of the sound waves as they bounce off the different parts of your heart. These echoes are turned into moving pictures of your heart that can be seen ...Read more
Male 27.both kidneys contracted, incr cortical echo, poor cortico med diff. BUN is 22, creatinine 2.7, no BP no choles. Urea 46all electrolyte serum normal?
Emergency: You have kidney failure. We can confirm this. But you must sign off of the internet and get to a kidney specialist and perhaps begin readying for transplant. I have no idea what you expect on the internet. But the cause of your problem cannot be deduced in this question or in this forum. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What would abnormal septal motion on an echo and poor R wave progression on an ECG for the same patient suggest?
I'm 19 and have had ECG nd echos suggest poor R wave bd abnormal septal motion I also feel breathless and sinus tachy why aren't drs doing more tests?
Experienced breathlessness, s.tachycardia my dr did EKG and echo and found poor R wave abnormal septal motion what tests will a cardiologist do next?
Normal ekg with " poor r wave progression" stress Echo came back normal. What does the poor r wave progression mean?
Can really poor posture for years cause a lot of mid-back pain, chest pain and breathing issues? Had clear chest X-ray and Echo within past 2 years
Poor posture.: Poor posture can affect expansion of the rib cage, which can lead to pains and breathing issues Read more
Bounces sound waves: An echocardiogram is simply an ultrasound. Like any other ultrasound, including those used by fishing boats, the fundamental principle is to send high-frequency sound waves into the target (heart) and measure the time it takes to return to the transducer (echo). The resulting picture is a measure of the distance traveled and the physical properties of the material it passed through. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Echocardiography: What is the question? Echo is noninvasive ultrasound study of the heart. It tells us about the heart valves, chamber sizes, any clots, vegetations, tumors, septal thickening, wall motion, function of the ventricles (heart failure). Also special studies can detect septal defects. Read more
Echocardiogram: An echocardiogram (also called an echo) is a type of ultrasound test that uses high-pitched sound waves that are sent through a device called a transducer. The device picks up echoes of the sound waves as they bounce off the different parts of your heart. These echoes are turned into moving pictures of your heart that can be seen on a video screen. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Echocardiogram: Both radiologists and cardiologists can perform echocardiograms, at least here in the states. I don't know about the philippines. Ask your family doc for appropriate referral to someone s/he trusts. Read more
Leaky valve: When your heart pumps blood, the mitral valve closes, and blood is pumped out an open aortic valve. If you mitral valve shows 'insufficiency', there is some degree of leak allowing blood to be pumped back up to the. And function. Talk to your doc about your particular diagnosis. Read more
Complex Question.: We need to see the echocardiogram report & go over any symptoms that you might be experiencing in order to interpret the echocardiogram IN CONTEXT. (An isolated number rarely means anything). The LV Posterior Wall (LVPW) % thickening is an "M-mode" measurement that compares LVPW thickness in systole vs diastole. 24% to 80% thinning is considered to be within reference. Use HealthTap Prime or TTYD. Read more
Normal is normal: You can't do better then normal. Echo is a simple anatomical test. As long as the quality was good and the interpreting doctor knew what there are doing, u should be ok. If clinical suspicion for disease is high, then u should get a complete echo in a certified echo facility. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer