Blood pressure may be low in aortic regurgitation
Among other tests including blood tests such as arterial blood
gas, blood chemistry (chem-7, chem-20, electrolytes, cardiac enzymes) and CBC may diagnose cardiogenic shock
Serum TSH and T4 test to identify thyroid problems, which may also lead to heart disease.
Among other tests, Blood culture
, CBC, Erythrocyte sedimentation rate
(ESR), serology etc may reveal endocarditis.
Blood tests can help show if you have substances produced by heart tissue damage or a high risk for heart attack. These tests include:
* Troponin I and troponin T
* CPK and CPK-MB
* Serum myoglobin