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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   Hi
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User :  
r u a general physician
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Proceed with your query
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Yes
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I am a General Practitioner
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my mom has been getting pain in her left side and heaviness while walking
Doctor :   Ok

User :  
r these symptons of blockage in heart
User :  
if not what are the spsmtoms
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Does she have breathing difficulties?
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while walking
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my family doctor has advised stress test
User :  
getting worried
Doctor :  
Ok
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When was stress advised?
Doctor :   'Stress test

User :  
yesterday
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Ok
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Stress test indicates
User :  
she breathes heavily, sweats and pulling sensation or heaviness.
Doctor :   Has an ECG been done now?
User :  
this happens only if she walks fats.
User :  
otherwise she is ok
Doctor :   Ok

User :  
nope
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Ok
User :  
we are going to get it done on friday
Doctor :  
The Stress test needs to be done only if the resting ECG is normal
User :  
ok
Doctor :   So firstly get a normal ECG done

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Is the sweating symptom also noticed recently?
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she has high bp and hypertension history
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Ok
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Is the sweating symptom also noticed recently?
Doctor :   bcos many people who are not fit
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breath heavily even on slightest exertion
Doctor :   If that is not the case

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