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I will be taking the adenosine cardiolite test tomorrow. What can I expect? I have instructions for the prep. But what complications could...

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Hello,
Thanks for the query.
Adenosine cardiolite test is a diagnostic test which is done to evaluate the supply of blood to the muscles of your...

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target heart rate for 82 year old man during stress test ( thallium isotope
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Hi XXXXXXX ,

Thanks for your query.

There is a formula which is used to calculate the Target heart rate :
220-Age=Target heart rate.
Which becomes...

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47 year old female with strong family history of heart disease, normal weight (5'5" 132 lbs) but with high cholesterol (currently 226) for several...

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Dear Madam
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1. The need of medication for cholesterol depends upon many factors including the fact that if LDL cholesterol is...

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My wife is 65 and has the following symptoms: perpetual chest pains between her breasts and sometimes to the left, which she describes as chest...

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I was diagnosed with Diastolic Hearth failure and then had a stress test . The pictures on the stress test with cardiolite were normal. The walking...

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47 year old female with strong family history of heart disease, normal weight (5'5" 132 lbs) but with high cholesterol (currently 226) for several...

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based on this report does this seem to be in the early stages of atherosclerosis? The patient underwent Lexiscan Cardiolite stress test . Rest dose...

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im a 53 yr old male and in 1998 i had wpw wolf parkinsin white syndrom and had the ablation done and in 1999 i had 5 heart bypasses .. i just had a...

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Within the last month I went to the emergency room with symptoms similar to a heart attack (heavy chest, hard to breath, pain in my left rib cage...

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I recently had a cardiolite stress test and the cardiologist told me my results were good. My dr. told me the report he sent to my primary...

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