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Serious Heart Conditions
Yes: Ekg may not detect paroxysmal arrhythmias, coronary artery disease, valvular heart disease even an acute coronary event call non st elevation myocardial infarction. Also can't detect congenital heart disease. Ekg is not diagnostic in most cases. Findings have to be confirm by other test. Like 2d echocardiogram, stress test, cardiac cath., blood test, etc. ...Read more
Heart disease is a condition in which a person has problems within his or her vascular system and heart, which includes both congenital birth defects and problems acquired later. Examples of heart disease include clogging (atherosclerosis) of the coronary (heart) arteries, heart attacks (obstructions of the arteries), damaged heart valves, heart muscle failure, and viral infections of the heart. Some major causes of heart disease include genetics, smoking, hypertension, high ...Read more
I have frequent minor palpitations. No serious heart conditions tho. Is amitriptyline at a low dose safe for me? I've read it causes arrhythmia.
I am exp. pulse of 47-53 combined with b/p of 87/56 .It is Sat. I can't go see my Dr. I do not go to Emergency Room unless it is severe. Do you know what this is ? Is it bad? I have heart conditions.
Crossword puzzle?: Tachycardia, Takayasu's arteritis, Tamponade, Thoracic aortic aneurysm, Thromboangiitis obliterans, Thrombosis (coronary), Torsades de pointes, Total anomalous pulmonary return, TIA, Transplantation (cardiac), Transposition of the Great Arteries, Tricuspid valve disease, Trifasicular block, Truncus arteriosus, Troponin elevation, T wave inversion, -- that's all I can think of!! ...Read more
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