What is Echocardiography?

Echocardiography or echo, is a painless test that uses sound waves to create moving pictures of your heart. The pictures show the size and shape of your heart. They also show how well your heart's chambers and valves are working.It is used in the diagnosis, management, and follow-up of patients with any suspected or known heart diseases.

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i have symptoms of left shoulder pain, pain in the center of my chest, fatigue, sweating, feeling hot when I do everyday tasks, no appetite, woke...

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Needs echocardiography

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I am Dr Mittal.
I have read your message.
I won't agree with your cardiologist. Not yet.

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A 64 year old male with Diabetes and Hypertension from 7 yrs on medication .HB A 1c 6.3 , FBS 124 Urine Sugar +, and ECG changes of LVF and T...

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A 2d echocardiography & stress test to evaluate the cardiac status is j

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I am Dr. Mody and I would be...

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My mother today morning felt like head was rotating and her vision for few seconds was blue. So went to doctor for check up she said that BP was...

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After going through the medical details provided by you of your mother I understand your concern and I would like to tell you that...

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