Can someone have a heart attack even if bmp is normal?

Yes. A bmp usually refers to a basic metabolic panel. This examines the levels of sodium, potassium, chloride. Bicarbonate, (sodium bicarbonate) creatinine and blood urea nitrogen levels along with glucose. None of these may be abnormal if someone is having a heart attack. The propoer evaluation is an electrocardiogram and cardiac specific markers like troponins.

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Can one get a heart attack even if his 2d echo is normal?

Heart attack. A normal 2d echo in a patient who is having acute chest pain makes it unlikely the patient is having a heart attack at that time. A normal 2d echo on a random exam does not mean that a subsequent heart attack can't happen. Read more...
Muscular function . And ischemia (lack of blood flow) are 2 separate entities...A normal echo cannot predict risk for heart attack. Read more...

Is it possible to have a heart attack even if my echocardiogram is normal?

Yes. There is no test which if normal guarantees that you will not get a heart attack. And the echocardiogram is not good for predictiong a heart attack anyway. Read more...
Yes it is possible. A normal echocardiogram only suggests that the heart function is good at the time of the test. It does not assess the risk of heart attack. If you however combine a stress test and echo (stress echo) it can assess the risk of having a heart attack. A normal stress echo makes the risk of heart attack over the next year low but not zero. Heart attacks can still happen by a sudden blockage. Read more...

Is blood pressure111 over 59 normal after a heart attack?

It is good.. Often after an attack, it is good if you can keep BP on the lower side (as long as u r not having dizziness/excessive fatigue/weakness) to give the heart a break--less stress pumping. U r likely on multiple meds after an attack and thus regular follow up is recommended. Good luck to you! Read more...

What are the chances of having a heart attack if tmt and echo tests show normal results?

Heart attack. Huge. You need to know if you have inflammation. Inflammation is what causes heart attacks and strokes. Find a doctor trained in the Bale and Doneen Heart Attack, Stroke, and Diabetes Prevention Method. They guarantee you won't have a heart attack or stroke while working with them, or they give you your money back. Read more...

Can you tell me is it normal to suffer pains in the chest sometimes 3 years after a heart attack?

No. Chest pain can be from the heart, or other causes. After a previous heart attack, you should assume it is from the heart until proven otherwise. Check it out urgently. Today would be good. Hope this helps! Read more...

What might make ankles swell on a male of normal weight--had a mild heart attack 2 yrs ago and takes medicine?

Ankles. Since you already said you had a mi the ankles swelling could be from the medications you are on. Many have side effect of swelling. Would also have circulation to legs checked. Read more...
Several. Heart failure renal failure low proteins sedentary, dependent lifestyle should get full history and exam and some testing. Read more...