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Is it possible to pass a nuclear imaging stress test and the EKG to show you had a mild heart attack in the past?
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Dr. Gavin Noble
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
An old heart attack might not show up on the stress test if it was very small.
However, some people have and ECG that looks like and old heart attack, but wasn't. This artifact commonly occurs in women. Talk to your doctor to see which is most likely.

In brief: Yes
An old heart attack might not show up on the stress test if it was very small.
However, some people have and ECG that looks like and old heart attack, but wasn't. This artifact commonly occurs in women. Talk to your doctor to see which is most likely.
Dr. Gavin Noble
Dr. Gavin Noble
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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Surgery - Thoracic
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Yes it is possible if subendocardial or nonstemi.
In brief: Yes
Yes it is possible if subendocardial or nonstemi.
( non st elevation myocardial infarction).
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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