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What Does An Ekg Test Tell You About Your Heart
Electrocardiogram (ecg, ekg) is a print-out of the electrical forces detected by electrodes on the chest wall, as electricity travels through the heart with each heart beat. The electrodes are placed in different positions, and each position "sees" the electrical activity of the heart from its own vantage point. Abnormalities in signal detected at chest surface ...Read more
Im 22 I have had about 10 ekgs and one eco test all fine so why do I still from time to time think something's wrong with my heart ? Aniexty anybody?
Need more info: While ecgs and an echo can diagnose most serious heart conditions, they don't catch them all. But for an otherwise healthy 22 year old with 10 normal ecgs and a normal echocardiogram, it is very very unlikely that you have a serious heart condition. What is the specific symptom that you experience to lead you to believe something is wrong with your heart? Why did you undergo a liver biopsy? ...Read more
Had about 3-5 EKGs and 3 Chest Xrays (over a time period) for arrythmias but my heart is still normal? Test accuracy? Should I seek further eval.?
Arrhythmias: Further evaluation would depend on the problem and the degree of symptom aggravation you are experiencing. A discussion with your doctor about it is the best next step for you to take. If the symptom isn't really bothering you and if there is no sign of significant heart abnormality, you may not need more testing. ...Read more
Hi I have really bad health anxiety.my heart in particular. I had ekgs,echos,stress test,etc done about a year ago. Should I worry?! I'm scared?!
Chest discomfort when i move around.Got EKG & holter test about a year ago dx= normal.Just got a EKG that came out normal.Heart related? I stress a lot
Hi..about 8 months ago I got an echo,multiple ekgs..a stress test and blood work and everything was normal. Anxiety about my heart is back?! Advice?
Have chest pain.Got EKG & holter test about a year ago that were normal.Just got a EKG that came out normal.Dx costochondritis.Can it be heart related?
Possible: It is possible but very unlikely to be cardiac pain in an otherwise healthy 27 year old. Having said that, pain should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Should i worry about my heart at age 28? Normal ekgs( just shows fast heartrate), normal echo shows normal function, stress test good, blood work good?
Exercise ; eat well: Sounds like your heart is in good shape from your tests. Prevention is always the best. Exercise regularly and eat a healthy diet (low fat, low cholesterol) to prevent any heart problems in the future. Some people have heart attacks at an early age. Genetics, poor diet, and lack of exercise often play a role. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you tell me if i had a normal EKG reading, but weeks after im still having chest pains should I worry about a heart attack?
Less likely: A nl ekg does not completely exclude active heart disease. If there are persistent symptoms cardiology eval with echo, stress test and cardiac enzymes may be in order. If these tests are neg and symptoms persist atrial of nsaids for costochondritismay be helpful. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do I have any reason to worry about sca/or heart attack at age 28? Normal ekgs, normal echo shows normal function, normal stress test and blood work?!
Heart attack prevent: You are too young to have a heart attack unless drugs are involved (meth) or significant family history of premature cardiovascular disease. You're on oxycodone. Chronic pain can cause palpitations. Exercise will strengthen your health. Stay out of trouble. You shud be fine. Your chest pain and cough may be due to undiagnosed asthma or just plain anxiety. Check with your doctor. Test your lungs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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