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Would an old heart attack show up on an ecg? If so which wave would show it?

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Dr. Marc Hirsch
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Q wave

There are patterns in old heart attack waves on ekg.
Often several specific leads will show the scar on particular, specific walls of the heart. Review this with your doctor.

In brief: Q wave

There are patterns in old heart attack waves on ekg.
Often several specific leads will show the scar on particular, specific walls of the heart. Review this with your doctor.
Dr. Marc Hirsch
Dr. Marc Hirsch
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Dr. Rick Koch
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Q waves

Can be seen but echocardiogram is more specific.

In brief: Q waves

Can be seen but echocardiogram is more specific.
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch
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