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What is a st-wave myocardial infarction?

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

The st segment is a portion of the electrocardiogram.
A myocardial infarction can be described as st elevation myocardial infarction or non-st elevation myocardial infarction depending on the appearance of the electrocardiogram. Management of the 2 types of heart attack are somewhat different.

In brief: Various

The st segment is a portion of the electrocardiogram.
A myocardial infarction can be described as st elevation myocardial infarction or non-st elevation myocardial infarction depending on the appearance of the electrocardiogram. Management of the 2 types of heart attack are somewhat different.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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Dr. Mark Gujer
Anesthesiology

In brief: Heart damage

It refers to an elevation in the wave form of an ekg.
The leads (areas of the heart we are looking at on the ekg) that is elevated helps us determine what area of the heart is having difficulty.

In brief: Heart damage

It refers to an elevation in the wave form of an ekg.
The leads (areas of the heart we are looking at on the ekg) that is elevated helps us determine what area of the heart is having difficulty.
Dr. Mark Gujer
Dr. Mark Gujer
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