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How To Find Out If You Have Had A Heart Attack
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
Heart disease: To get a valid cardiac diagnosis you need to see a doctor. ...Read more
Possible: Aortic root, aortic valvular disease aberrant coronary anomalous coronary origin but as another has noted: Cocaine and other drugs of abuse are more likely in the younger set. While it can happen, at 23 it is unlikely without other signs smoker, obese, positive family history, diabetes, sedentary life. ...Read more
I have abnormal and now I have to go with a cardiologist. If I do have a heart problem or heart disease will i be able to exercise, what to do?
A doctor told me you won't have a heart attack at my age unless you have an underlying heart condition, is this true? How do you tell a HA from a PA?
Young at heart!!: Your doctor is right... Chances of HA at your age is low. Happens in patients who abuse drugs- esp. cocaine. You don't smoke and if you don't have jeuvenille diabetes it is very low. Chances of PA is high given multiple stresses in one's life esp when young worried about job, money, boy friend, family etc.. Best Wishes. ...Read more
Is it dangerous or can you have an attack when your working out if you have anxiety? I started 130hr to 163hr. Is that bad?
Yes, check it out: Research has shown a correlation between an increased risk of heart disease and anxiety, therefore, if you are experiencing heart palpitations, it is wise to talk with your doctor and determine if there is a physical cause for your heart palpitations. Some physical causes can include arrhythmia, tachycardia, bradycardia or atrial fibrillation. Hyperthyroidism can also cause irregular beat. ...Read more
Can't say: Until you know if you do. If you are having symptoms, go get them sorted out. Once you know what the problem is, then you can figure out what to do. Until then, you are just fretting for no reason. ...Read more
How to know if you have a pulmonary embolism? I think I have a calf sprain. What's the major differences and sign you need to see a dr.
Positive Chest CT: If you present with possible signs of pe (shortness of breath, rapid pulse, chest pain, etc) a ct scan of the chest with contrast will frequently be done to confirm the diagnosis of pe. Then you would know. A calf "sprain" could be clots in the leg veins but only infrequently progress to a pe. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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