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what could make an ekg go from normal to abnormal in two weeks?

what could make an ekg go from normal to abnormal in two weeks? first one said anterior infarction and second one said something bout t waves any guess what this could be. week before all this happened had an echo and all was ok except i have mild mitral vavle prolapse. docs did not seem concerned
Tue, 15 Dec 2009
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If your anterior infarction was old then there is not a thing that could be done. It's over, in the past, happened who knows when. That is why they did not seem to concerned. Although you should have further tests run on this matter. The T wave is the heart as it repolarizes, (rebuilds energy) for the next beat. There are many things that can cause abnormailities in the T wave. So unless I could actually see the ecg I would not be able to give a resonable opinion.
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