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Echogram was colored on monitor. Why?

Echogram was colored on monitor. Why?

Doppler: Sometimes when it's needed to see if there is flow (usually blood) or which way the blood is going, the doppler is used which put red and blue color on the screen. Red will means moving toward the probe and blue moving away from it. ...Read more

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What is difference between echocardiogram and echogram?

What is difference between echocardiogram and echogram?

Probably nothing: Most likely they refer to the same thing which is an ultrasound of the heart. Technically however, an echogram could examine any part of the body with ultrasound. ...Read more

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How long does it take to get echogram results?

How long does it take to get echogram results?

It depends...: It depends on the routine report turn-around time of the individual medical/business practice you visited. Typically anywhere from 2 days to 1-2 weeks, depending on if you are required to see your referring doctor to get the results in person. ...Read more

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Why woukd my pulse be 120 in the morning time when i haven't done any heavy activity? Have had normal EKG and echogram in last year. Anxiety?

Why woukd my pulse be 120 in the morning time when i haven't done any heavy activity? Have had normal EKG and echogram in last year. Anxiety?

Anxiety is one: Possibility but there are lots of others. Please continue to visit your doc until you are both satisfied. Cardiologist herbert benson wrote a little book called the relaxation response. It's a simple mental technique to reduce the fight-flight response, which can account for high BP and rapid heart beat. I'll try to refer your question to another expert here on healthtap also if it works. Peace. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with peripheral artery disease in my legs and also abnormal echogram in my heart. I have chest pain and neck pain. Achy toes to.

I have been diagnosed with peripheral artery disease in my legs and also abnormal echogram in my heart. I have chest pain and neck pain. Achy toes to.

Question?: Hi, you are too young to have Peripheral Artery dx and heart Dx, I suggest that you stop smoking if you do, lose weight if overweight, exercise regularly. Please ask the specific question that you have and we will answer. Good luck. ...Read more

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Summary of my resent echogram; 1-Low normal left ventricular function. Ejection fraction is est.52% 2-Mild left atrial enlargement. 3-Mild to moderate aortic valve regurgition. 4-Moderate aortic valve stenosis. 5-Mild tricuspid valve regurgitation. 6-Mode

Summary of my resent echogram;
1-Low normal left ventricular function. Ejection fraction is est.52%
2-Mild left atrial enlargement.
3-Mild to moderate aortic valve regurgition.
4-Moderate aortic valve stenosis.
5-Mild tricuspid valve regurgitation.
6-Mode

Need cardiologist!: There are a number of concerning findings on your echocardiogram. The left ventricular function (how strong your pump is) is just a little low; I'm not that concerned about that. The valves, especially aortic, are the biggest problem: to have both aortic regurgitation (back flow across the valve) and narrowing (stenosis) is very concerning. Follow up soon with your cardiologist. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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How much radio activity causes cancer bc I have had several ct, scans MRI eegs pet scans a EKG and a heart echogram plus 3 brain resections?

How much radio activity causes cancer bc I have had several ct, scans MRI eegs pet scans a EKG and a heart echogram plus 3 brain resections?

Alot: Not enough space for the best answer, but this same question was asked a year or so ago on the web, and the best answer can be found at the following link: http://answers.Yahoo.Com/question/index?Qid=20120922043341aa2koio ...And do not forget, mri's, eegs, ultrasounds, and ekg's have no radiation. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with peripheral artery disease in legs. Abnormal echogram in heart positive ANA. Memory loss and chest pain and achy sore feet .help. legs?

Diagnosed with peripheral artery disease in legs. Abnormal echogram in heart positive ANA. Memory loss and chest pain and achy sore feet .help.


legs?

Neurologist: Memory problems, leg pain. A general neurologist may be able to address both of these. Unfortunately there are only 5 neurologists in Florida who are certified in Behavioral Neurology (memory disorders) (Two in Jacksonville, two at the University of Florida in Gainsville and one in St Pete. The leg pain may be in part due to neuropathy. The ANA being positive must be taken with a grain of salt. ...Read more