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Dr. Creighton Wright
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Myocardial Infarction (Definition)

Myocardial Infarction means some of the heart muscle dies because of insufficient oxygen supply. Most often this occurs because the coronary artery is blocked by plaque & clot. Other causes include tears in the artery wall, extremely high oxygen demand (eg, rapid arrhythmia, heart valve disorder, or severe systemic illness.) Prompt treatment can minimize heart damage & ...Read more


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Will death by heart failure feel the same as death by heart attack?

Will death by heart failure feel the same as death by heart attack?

No: Heart failure with shortness of breath, edema, weight gain, fatigue, cyanosis of lips. Heart pain with heart attack and may have heart failure in addition. ...Read more

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Are heart diseases or heart attacks sometimes caused by merely anxiety?

Are heart diseases or heart attacks sometimes caused by merely anxiety?

Is possible: High levels of anxiety or stress that go untreated can put one at a greater risk of heart disease or heart attacks. ...Read more

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Can coronary spasms caused by stress? Cause a heart attack?

Can coronary spasms caused by stress? Cause a heart attack?

Yes: Some folks have coronary arteries that are particularly spasmotic which can lead to poor blood flow to the heart (a heart attack) - also known as prinzmetal's angina. Fortunately, this is rare. Emotional stress can also cause a cardiomyopathy - known as takotsubo, which is not a heart attack per sey but can lead to many of the same symptoms.That aside, stress = high BP = increased risk of attack. ...Read more

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Can inactivity by itself (no exercise at all) cause heart failure?

Can inactivity by itself (no exercise at all) cause heart failure?

No, but not good: Inactivity contributes to high blood pressure, high cholesterol and diabetes, all risk factors for coronary disease, but it does not cause heart failure. Even modest exercise, such as walking 20-30 minutes, is very helpful at reducing your risk factors. Besdies, being active usually makes you feel better. ...Read more

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Heart attack-like symptoms caused by an auto pneumatic/neurotic nerve?

Heart attack-like symptoms caused by an auto pneumatic/neurotic nerve?

Be Specific: There is no one list of what one means by using the words "heart-attack like symptoms". Please be more specific. ...Read more

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What is the mechanism by which cigarettes smoking causes heart attack?

What is the mechanism by which cigarettes smoking causes heart attack?

Carcinogens: In the burning mess there are nasty cancer causing irritants that attack and harm the endobronchial tissue- lungs! ...Read more

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How can I tell the difference between true breathlessness caused by illness and breathlessness caused by panic attacks?

How can I tell the difference between true breathlessness caused by illness and breathlessness caused by panic attacks?

There is no good: way to differentiate between the two other than to rule out all organic causes of breathlessness through medical examination and testing. If every test is normal than by exclusion it is most likely psychological (Panic). ...Read more

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What type of mediated immune attack targets peripheral nerves heart muscle cranial nerves caused by ebv?.Not gbs no pins and needles or inflammation?

What type of mediated immune attack targets peripheral nerves heart muscle cranial nerves caused by ebv?.Not gbs no pins and needles or inflammation?

Autoimmune disease: Autoimmune diseases can be caused by several different mechanisms but all can result in damage to self-tissues. At times, blood cells attack normal tissue and in other situations, antibodies can inappropriately bind to normal tissues. Each disease has its own mechanism(s) and target organs. Some times viruses invade cells and viral proteins on the cell's surface are targeted by the immune system. ...Read more

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Can heart break physically damage the heart?

Can heart break physically damage the heart?

No: Don't let your heart be troubled, emotional heartbreak has nothing to do with heart disease. ...Read more

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Could heart flutter be caused by scratching certain parts of the body?

Could heart flutter be caused by scratching certain parts of the body?

No: Although anything is possible , i can't think of a way that those two things are related. ...Read more

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High blood pressure caused by underlying condition, body rejecting all medicines why?

High blood pressure caused by underlying condition, body rejecting all medicines why?

Blood pressure: Hypertension is a very common condition these days. The most common type is essential hypertension and if diet and meds are consistent should be under control. Some people are resistant to these measures for different reasons. If taking multiple meds and still not under control might be time to see a nephrologist or cardiologist. ...Read more

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My heart rate at rest or sitting never goes below 106 & is 90% of the time between 112-120. Thus causing or triggering panic attacks & anxiety attacks?

My heart rate at rest or sitting never goes below 106 & is 90% of the time between 112-120. Thus causing or triggering panic attacks & anxiety attacks?

Anxiety: Yes, a fast heart rate can cause sensations of anxiety and possibly trigger a panic attack. If your heart rate is always over 100, I'd recommend being seen by your doctor as soon as possible to work up possible underlying causes. Hope this helps ...Read more

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Can a healthy heart go into cardiac arrest or heart attack due too fear, anger, exercise, sexanxiety or any kind of stress such as: natural disaster?

Kind of: Cardiac arrest of the temporary type can occur, it is called a vaso vagal reaction, usually leads to fainting, but can cause actual stoppage of the heart for a brief time, with subsequent recovery. Heart attack can occur in a healthy heart due to severe spasms of the arteries of the heart. Are you looking to explain someone's death? ...Read more

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Can a heart attack be caused by an acute stress reaction?

Can a heart attack be caused by an acute stress reaction?

Yes: It has to do with catecholamines - stress hormones. I had an elderly lady patient who had a heart attack upon being told that her cat had died. ...Read more

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Can holes in your heart be caused by loneliness?

Can holes in your heart be caused by loneliness?

Not at all.: I presume you're thinking about leaky valves. Check out these links. God bless u! .http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/heartvalvediseases.html. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/cardiomyopathy/ds00519/dsection=symptoms. http://www.health.harvard.edu/newsletters/harvard_womens_health_watch/2010/november/takotsubo-cardiomyopathy-broken-heart-syndrome. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Heart Attack (Definition)

A life-threatening condition in which the blood vessels that supply the heart becomes occluded and thus the heart itself is not longer receiving any blood flow. Without this blood flow, the heart muscle dies and cannot pump blood to the ...Read more