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Is an exercise stress test safe if I have coronary artery disease?

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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Yes

The risk of of a serious complication during stress testing is 1 in 10, 000.
Patients with frequent and ongoing chest discomfort or aortic stenosis may not be candidates for stress testing as their risk is higher.

In brief: Yes

The risk of of a serious complication during stress testing is 1 in 10, 000.
Patients with frequent and ongoing chest discomfort or aortic stenosis may not be candidates for stress testing as their risk is higher.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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