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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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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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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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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.


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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

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What does the color yellow mean on a kidney ultrasound?

What does the color yellow mean on a kidney ultrasound?

Flowing blood: It seems you saw the screen during an ultrasound. One of the functions uses doppler analysis to determine blood flow. Flow is indicated by color on the screen. Yellow is usually used for power doppler which is more sensitive to flow but not direction specific. ...Read more

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Why does the color yellow and red mean on your ovaries when doing a pelvic ultra sound?

The colors: Are the doppler flow portion of the study. The red, yellow, and blue colors signify the direction of blood flow. It tells us how the veins and arteries are working as related to whether the blood is flowing towards the probe or away from the probe. ...Read more

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I'm seeing yellow scribbles off and on. What does that mean?

I'm seeing yellow scribbles off and on. What does that mean?

Vitreous: floaters: time to see your ophthalmologist: usually benign and relates to specs of protein in the vitreous fluid of your eye- get examined. ...Read more

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What does yellow discharge mean?

What does yellow discharge mean?

Nasal discharge?: You do not indicate where the discharge comes, nasal discharge or vaginal discharge? ...Read more

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Yellow discharge? What does this mean?

Yellow discharge? What does this mean?

Check for STDs: Any new or abnormal vaginal discharge needs professional evaluation. Colored discharge (yellow, greenish, etc) suggests infection. At your age (18) STDs, (esp. gonorrhea, chlamydia) are the main concern, assuming you are sexually active -- and apparently these are on your mind, given the topic tags you chose. See a doctor or clinic ASAP. Good luck. ...Read more

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My discharge is yellow what could that mean?

My discharge is yellow what could that mean?

Yeast Infection: If there is a sensation of burning that goes with it then you may have a yeast infection. You can always go see a doctor and do a urine test to see if you have a yeast infection, a doctor will prescribe you some medications from there. ...Read more

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What does it mean if part of your tougue goes yellow?

What does it mean if part of your tougue goes yellow?

Yellow Tongue: Generally, a yellow tongue is a harmless result of bacterial overgrowth in which he organisms produce a yellow pigment, which can often be scraped off with a toothbrush. Of course, tobacco can cause a yellow discoloration. If your eyes are not turning yellow also, we can rule out liver disease as the cause: http://www.Wisegeek.Com/what-is-yellow-tongue.Htm. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your urine is a light green & or a pail yellow?

What does it mean when your urine is a light green & or a pail yellow?

Green: Rarely green urine can be caused by a bacterial infection called pseudomonas. Pail yellow is normal. ...Read more