An echo does not show blockages or clogged arteries.
It looks at the size and structure of the heart.
It will show:
- How strong (or weak) the heart muscle.
- How the walls move and squeeze to make sure they are pumping effeciently.
-All of the valves to make sure they are structurally normal.
Answered: Sun, 20 Dec 2009
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