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Inferior Infarct Age Undetermined
Maybe heart attack: This means that the patient might have had a heart attack at some time in the past (any time between 24 hours ago and forever ago). Specifically, in the bottom wall of the heart (inferior). The POSSIBLE means that it is not a slam dunk interpretation: the inferior leads of an ECG can be tricky to interpret, and sometimes it looks like there was a heart attack when in fact there was none. ...Read more
When the blood supply of a tissue is compromised by whatever mechanism, the tissue will stop working and if blood flow is not restored, the tissue will eventually die ("infarct", both verb and noun). The clinical picture that runs with development of an infarct ("heart attack"; ...Read more
Meaning of the diagnosis from an EKG, 12 Lead, Initial: Sinus bradycardia, Low voltage QRS, Possible Septal and Inferior infarcts, age undetermined.
Sinus bradycardia means the heart rate is less than 60
Low voltage QRS could be associated with many things, including obesity, emphysema, lung disease, pericardial effusion, infiltrative cardiomyopathy, etc
Possible septal and inferior infarcts age undetermined: there is some evidence of possible heart attacks on the septal and inferior walls of the heart, and cannot determine the age of events ...Read more
This was my first ECG and the result was sinus bradycardia, possible inferior infarct, age undetermined. ..does this mean the reading could be wrong?
Pre op for hernia surgery, ECG read " possible inferior infarct, age undetermined, what should my concerns be heading into surgery friday morning?
Heart attack: This could be a sign if an old heart attack. If it was the computer reading, it may not be correct. Comparison with an old ECG is helpful. Depending on the type of hernia operation (there are many), the surgeon and anesthesiologist will decide to proceed or postpone. They should discuss the risks with you as well. ...Read more
EKG 12 lead. Sinus Tachycardia. Inferior - posterior infarct. Age undetermined. Abnormal ECG. When compared with previous ECG of 24 July 2015. Vent. Rate has increased by 36 BPM. Inferior-Posterior infarct is Now Present. WHAT can you tell here?
Cardiologist: I would suggest you see a cardiologist. ...Read more
I just had pre-op testing done. EKG shows possible Inferior wall infarct undetermined age. Do I need follow up before surgery?
What does septal infarct age undetermined mean as my cardiac enzymes were fine but before this septal infarct I had non-specific T-Wave abno?
Abn EKG: The septum is the wall separating the 2 ventricles.Infarct means heart attack But the machine's reading at times is not quite accurate, we see "septal infarct " not uncommonly and it is not there. Non specific t wave abnormalities means the t waves a a bit off, also a common occurance. To check for MI get echo ro gated nuclear study. Without seeing EKG hard to diagnosis. F/u/ w/ cardiology ...Read more
Ekg at the er. It said cannot rule out anterior infarct, age undetermined. The dr marked through it and put normal. Why did he do that? I'm scared
The EKG machine: Has a computer which reads the EKG. Sometimes the computer over-reads the EKG and makes statements that are not true. It is up to the physician to read the EKG and render his opinion as to what the EKG is actually recording. That is what happened in your case. I would stop worrying. The Dr. Does not think you ever had an infarct. Go with what he says. ...Read more
Depends: Sinus bradycardia can be normal in a fit individual. Septal infarct age undetermined may also be a normal variant, but also possibly indicate previous injury to the heart. You might want to consider getting further evaluation, such as a stress treadmill ECG test. Depending on various associated healthy issues, this might need to be combined with imaging (nuclear or ultrasonography). ...Read more
Abnormal ekg possible anterior infarct age undetermined left axis deviation. Left ventricular hypertrophy. Lateral t wave changes?
You need to see a: Cardiologist, if you have not. They can explain all those changes on your EKG.. ...Read more
Ecg results - sinus bradycardia, short pr interval, lateral infarct- age undetermined and inferior st-t changes nonspecific? What does this me
Just an EKG: Ekgs aren't the last word. Sinus bradycardia: your hrt conducts impulses from the normal location at rate. ...Read more
Hi I got an ekg done when I was 19 and it said on the paper Abnormal ECG and then said sinus bradycardia and septal infarct and said age undetermined? I honestly don't really even know what it means or if it's serious or not. The dr just acted strange eve
It may be physiologi: This may be entirely normal. You can have your physicain have you see a cardiologist. The ECG is a guide but your entire evaluation makes the diagnosis ...Read more
Normal sinus rhythm. Possible lt atrial enlargement. Cannot rule out Ant infarct, age undetermined. Abnormal ECG. Had pain in left chest and arm.
Need work up: You have to see your doctor for further evaluation. Echocardiogram and stress test are most likely indicated to rule out coronary heart disease. You are young, there fore it is not very likely unless you smoke, have family history of coronary heart disease at relatively young age, have high cholesterol. Check with your doctor whether your Levothyroxine dose is not high for you. ...Read more
After 16 w of HCV treatment, stopped due to huge constant pain in heart. I had EKG and it showed normal sinus rhythm, septal infarct age undetermined.?
Work up: I am assuming you were treated with PEG INF and ribavarin combo. At age 26 having a septal infacrt is very rare. Suspect the EKG needs to be repeated and if shows the same changes then seeing a heart doc would be an option. Heart disease in your age and gender is almost unheard of. Best of luck. ...Read more
Ecg w marked sinus bradycardia. Septal infarct age undetermined. Abnormal ecg. Heart murmur w left valve leakage. History of chest pain. Is this bad?
Iam 65 years old abnormal ecg Normal sinus rhythm Possible inferior infarction, age undetermined ST& T wave abnormality, consider lateral ischemia?
Automated ECG: The automated ECG interpretation that appears on a 12 lead ECG printout must always be viewed with a grain (or two) of salt. The best person to evaluate your ECG is your doctor. Period. The machine is famous for misinterpretation. Go see your doctor. Have a history and physical done. Then have him/her look at your ECG. ...Read more
My Ekgs show possible old infarcts, age can't be determined. I was told all ekgs show that. My CXRs, show cardiomegaly. What does that mean?
ECGs during stress test showed possible inferior infarct (age unknown). echo and post EKGS came back fine except one with PAC. Should I be worried?
ECGs during nuke stress test said possible inferior infarct (age unknown).echo b4 test was good. Ecgs b4&after good too. Docs said im fine. Do u agree?
False positive test: False positive nuclear stress test is common in the inferior region due to attenuation artifact brought by the diaphragm. This can be reduced by certain protocols but not totally eliminated. In the absence of any collaborative finding such as wall motion abnormality, it is of doubtful significance ...Read more
I'm a 49 incomplete. Ekg said normal sinus rhythm can not rule out anterior infarct, age undetetermined abnormal ecg. I've had myocarditis. Worry?
Discuss with: Your cardiologist. If you are seeing this automated interpretation at the top of your ekg keep in mind it is not always accurate and will still need interpretation by a physician. ...Read more
Ekg showed possible anterior infarct of unknkwn age. Cardiologist nit worried. Iffered echo but felt no need. He compared my ekgs. Why not worried,?
EkG change, and Comparison to previous EKG made your Cardiologist decide that this was nothing to worry about.
Also other medical history (e.g. any associated Medical problems like High BP, Diabetes, Smoking or not, Exercise level, Cholesterol level etc)
Echocardiogram and Stress Echocardiogram would give more information about the level of your heart functional capacity. ...Read more
Mild cerebr atrophy MRI psych pt age 65 small lacunar infarct right putamen, mild word finding problems, attention/executive prob? Prognosis
As above: I hope s/he is being seen by a neurologist, if this the case discuss u question with him. ...Read more
Do you consider bilateral infarcts in caudate, thalamus and left internal capsule a common complication after TB meningitis at age of 22. Is this severe damage? I know many patients who recovered full
Should improve: Age a big advantage and in spite of small strokes, which can be seen in multiple brain infections, should see steady and gradual improvements over next 12-18 months. The brain does have capacity to cope, recover, and establish alternative pathways. ...Read more
Concern? Abnormal ECG "Cannot rule out Inferior infarct, age undet". Normal nuc stress echo. Rapid HB, VT, some chest pain, dizzy exercise, no blocks
The EKG is most: Likely over diagnosed by a computer algorithm designed to produce a diagnosis if anything is even a little bit off. It takes a human with years of experience to be able to determine if the findings are clinically relevant or significant. With a normal nuclear stress and echo it is unlikely you have had an infarct. Discuss your concerns with your health care provider for further reassurance. ...Read more
Sir, homocysteine level is 28.5, also having glucose 120, 240, cholesterol 245. C5-c6 disc were operated. Multiple infarct in brain. Age 44, severe headache?
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