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How can troponin help with myocardial infarctions?
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Dr. Asaf Presente
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
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In brief: Diagnosis
Since troponins measure damage to the heart muscle which occurs in a heart attack - the damaged/dying muscle will leak these into the serum which can be measured - they can be used to determine if a heart attack has occurred.

In brief: Diagnosis
Since troponins measure damage to the heart muscle which occurs in a heart attack - the damaged/dying muscle will leak these into the serum which can be measured - they can be used to determine if a heart attack has occurred.
Dr. Asaf Presente
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