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Stress test showed "a shadow on the heart" - what does that mean?

Stress test showed "a shadow on the heart" - what does that mean? My stress test showed a shadow on my heart ... what does that mean?
Asked On : Thu, 24 Feb 2011
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  User's Response
Hello,
Welcome To Health Care Magic,
The shadow is just the visible portion of the heart.The exercise test just gives a shadow and tells us if the problem is big,medium or small,if there is any structural problem.It does not explain the exact problem for that an angiogram is necessary.
Answered: Tue, 9 Aug 2011
Psychiatrist Dr. Manjula Rau's  Response
dear amy
stress test does not give any definite diagnosis
both echo and angio should be done
dont play with your heart
consult a cardiologist
now a dayds most of the cardiac problem can be treated
all the best from dr manjula rau
Answered: Sun, 30 Oct 2011
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