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Abnormal ECG. What should we express concern over? Translate it?

My son has recently had an abnormal ecg . The report from the cardiologist says sinus rhythm with PR interval of 144msec with a narrow QRS complex but with J point elevation seen in V2, V3, V4 and V5. Additional there is a high frequency signal seen at the terminal and at QRS which is also appreciated in lead V2. In leads V3, V4 and V5 there also appears to be a U wave The QT interval is 412msec, QTC is 380msec. I have no idea what I should be concerned about and would appreciate your help
Asked On : Sun, 16 Dec 2012
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Dear friend, thanks for being at HCM.
though it is difficult to comment without actually seeing the EKG,it appears that he has early repolarisation/ juvenile pattern and looks to be a normal variant.All intervals and u waves are normal.
Does he have any cardiac symptoms?
What does the cardiologist say?
I do not think there is any reason to worry and be guided by your doctor's advice.
It would be better if you could upload your EKG here on the webpage.
I think this helps.
Take care.
Answered: Sat, 22 Dec 2012
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