How likely are you to have a nother heart attack when having the chemicalinduced stress test w /imiging?
1 in 10000. 1 on 10, 000 chance if the test is ordered appropriately.
Unlikely. Risk well under 1 in 1000.
Almost unheard of. The test is extremely safe because the medicine used for the stress test is extremely short acting - it's completely metabolized and gone in about 3 minutes, much too brief a time for any permanent damage to be done.
No. Some followup and testing are reasonable. Depends on your status, any symptoms and other risk assessment. Read more...
I have a mild heart attack 2 years ago. I recovered wonderfully I have follow up stress test with thallium. The test came back great. However I have b?
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