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Does a heart ultra sound show coronary artery disease?Why would a stress test be ordered I have pre mature irregular heartbeats and low blood pressur

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In brief: No

Coronaries may be seen on new rapid multi cts and some mris.
The usual is coronary angiogram to be definitive. Irregularity may be caused by coronary ischemia.

In brief: No

Coronaries may be seen on new rapid multi cts and some mris.
The usual is coronary angiogram to be definitive. Irregularity may be caused by coronary ischemia.
Dr. Creighton Wright
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Echo

Echocardiogram shows anatomy and physiology but doesn't image the coronaries well.
We do a stress test with echo imaging and use wall motion to extrapolate coronary status.

In brief: Echo

Echocardiogram shows anatomy and physiology but doesn't image the coronaries well.
We do a stress test with echo imaging and use wall motion to extrapolate coronary status.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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