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My test report says: Abnormal exam. There is a small,

My test report says: Abnormal exam. There is a small, mild defect in the anterior wall extending through the apex which appears to mostly reverse on rest; the same is true of a small and mild inferior wall defect. Mild diaphragmatic attenuation may accentuate these findings. Further evaluation is recommended.

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