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Is nuclear stress testing or echo more accurate for calculating ejection fraction? Nuclear says 67 percent echo says 48.

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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: EF

Ejection fraction can vary depending on the type of test done (echo vs.
cath vs. gated nuclear stress). Nuclear MUGA scan is most accurate since is depends on counts rather than the geometry of the ventricle.

In brief: EF

Ejection fraction can vary depending on the type of test done (echo vs.
cath vs. gated nuclear stress). Nuclear MUGA scan is most accurate since is depends on counts rather than the geometry of the ventricle.
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Dr. Brian Wosnitzer
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Dr. Anthony Fritz
Internal Medicine

In brief: Both

They can both be correct if done at separate times.

In brief: Both

They can both be correct if done at separate times.
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Dr. Anthony Fritz
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