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2 1 2 days ago
I’m at end stage COPD. I esd diagnosed with AF on Tuesday and they want me back in a week. There was mentor of CHF. Heart problems run in two sides of my family. I was also diagnosed with Super Ventricular Tachycardia in January. My question is what are my chances of having CHF too?
2 1 3 days ago
I am a type 2 diabetic well controlled and no longer on insulin. I have been taking valsartin and since that is no longer available, my blood pressure is higher from 120/60 to 157/70. My dr. says losartin is good medicine but with the increased blood pressure, I doubt it very much. What is a good...
2 1 3 days ago
Recently had chest Xray done , am troubled by the term Arteriosclerosis (aortic) 170.0, what does it mean 57 y.o male 6 tall, 185lbs., diabetic on metformin, glimepiride, and onglyza.there is mention of calcification of aortic knob in the report. Thank you, Joe
2 1 Thu, 11 Oct 2018
I had a routine EKG this morning. I ve had a couple months n pr virus years prior to surgery and they were normal. Today was abnormal. Moderate high lateral re polarization disturbance, consider ischemia or LV overload. I ve never had high blood pressure. Today was 126/80 which is high for me....
2 1 Wed, 10 Oct 2018
Hi Doc, I just received a copy of my visit to the ED, following an automobile accident on 5/28/17. I had an EKG, any there was no mention of what the EKG showed, which said: borderline left axis deviation, consider anterior infarct, borderline T abnormalities, anterior leads. I am a healthy 66...
2 1 Wed, 10 Oct 2018
65 year old male with multiple comorbidities: s/p CABG x4 (2009); DM II; severe PVD; COPD; HTN; OSA; recent hospitalization for pneumonia....EKG sowed mod T-wave abnormality, consider lateral ischemia and an incomplete R bundle branch block.......is he in danger of a pending MI?
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
My name is Prem Kumar 38 years old My Total cholesterol. - 212 Triglyceride serum - 295 HDL cholesterol direct - 54 LDL cholesterol - 99 VLDL cholesterol - 59 NON HDL cholesterol - 158 Total HDL cholesterol ratio -3.9 Some time my BP get 100/160 So What should be do
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
I just had a chest x-ray because I ve had some shortness of breath. My Dr. phoned that the x-ray showed emphysema and an enlarged heart. Looking at some internet sites they say emphysema is usually caused by smoking. I am an occasional cigar smoker, but do not inhale. Do you think that could have...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
HELLO MY NAME IS EDWARD. I HAVE BLOOD PRESSURE PROBLEMS AND CANT SEEM TO GET A DR TO PAY ATTENTION. LAST WEEKEND IT WAS 163/112. I FEEL TIRED SOMETIMES SHORTNESS OF BREATH, I DO HAVE MORE WEIGHT THAN I SHOULD HAVE AND WANT TO LOOSE IT BUT AM AFRAID TO GO BACK TO THE GYM UNTIL THIS PROBLEM IS...
3 2 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
My EKg results : vent rate 90 pr 100 qrs 96 wt/qtc 350/399 p/qrs/t 90/70/21 rv5/sv1 1885/0.785 rv5+sv1 2.670 Dear doctor 1100 synusrhylhm 15708 with occasional ventricular premature complexes (unreliable analysis due to noise) 2210 short pr interval 6220 possible left atrial enlargement 0102...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Hey, can you help me with EKG test results, what it means? QRS(T) CONTOUR ABNORMALITY CANNOT RULE OUT ANTEROSEPTAL MYOCARDIAL DAMAGE CONSIDER INFERIOR MYOCARDIAL DAMAGE SF: 66/min Os P: 32 Os QRS: 50 Os T: 52 RR: 904ms P: 68 ms PQ: 128ms QRS: 96 ms QT: 338 ms QTc: 356
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Hi, I m a 47 year old male This is my ekg report which I didn t understand Moderate but extensive precordial and high lateral repolarization disturbance, Consider ischemia, LV overload and or digitalis long QT interval, consider hypocalcaemia or quinidine like drug .
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
For the last 15 yrs my EKG has come back the same. Stating normal sinus rhythm, possible left atrial enlargement, st &t wave abnormality, consider inferior ischemia, st & t wave abnormality, consider anterolatreal ischemia. I ve been to two Cardiologist and many doctors. No one seems concern....
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Greetings, I just recently had a EKG and it was reported as slight inferior repolarization disturbance, consider ischemia, LV overload aspecific change Boarderline ECG. I am 53 y.o., and very athletic. My cholesterol readings were a bit high but it was due to my HDL being higher than normal....
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
My EKG says: sinus arrhythmia, marked left axis deviation consistene with LAFB RSR in V1 and V2, low QRS voltage in precordial leads, minor inferior repolarizations disturbance, consider ischemia, LV overload or aspecific change, flat or low negative T in aVF with negative T in lll, minimal...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Hi, I m a very healthy/ active 59 year old woman. During a routine doc visit my BP was found to be unusually high for me, 145/80. The doc also heard a heart murmur over my aorta (not previously heard in the past). The doc decided to do an EKG and I was found to have a left bundle branch block. A...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
have enteroseptal infarct on ekg mar `14. abnormal QRS CONTOUR but athlete in mid 60 s 63.4months cardio wiehttrian 6 days per week is this accurate contacted emerg cardiology lab for apt for ech heart angio is this needed had 2-3 episiodes mild but sharp in middle of left side over heart aT REST...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Had an abnormal EKG with a LBBB (QRS - 142) diagnosis. It was confirmed on an echo with the following echo interpretation summary of: Borderline left ventricular systolic function, ejection fraction 50% Normal right ventricular systolic function Tricuspid regurgitation - mild Elevated pulmonary...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Hi. My mother s EKG report says antral infarct, probably old, abnormal . And she has had chest pains previously. What does old antral infarct indicate? Can the damage be reversed? Its possible cause and line of treatment? Is she in immediate danger as I cant get an immediate cardiologist consult...
2 1 Tue, 9 Oct 2018
Ventricular rate 87 Atrial rate 87 P-R interval 130 QTS duration 94 QT interval 408 QT 490 PART axis 66-80-28 Isolated VE Isolated SAVE S V E run I am 24 obese woman mostly tachycardic but I have been brachycardic and two hours later back to tachycardic is this bad?
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