Stable Mild Cardiomegaly?

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Elite Member

Date Joined Jul 2009
Total Posts : 14475
   Posted 2/12/2013 7:46 PM (GMT -6)   
I just got an Xray report from my lung doctor that I have Stable Mild Cardiomegaly. I was told I had an artifact from a cardiophrenic fat pad on the right. No distention in the pulmonary vasculature. Some aortic calcification but heart is unchanged in size.
I've been trying to find out how dangerous this is. I've already seen the doctor since the test was done and I only saw her assistant who said nothing about the the Xray.
Lupus, Fibromyalgia, Glaucoma, Asthma, Hypothyriodism, Sleep Apnea, Degenerative Disk and Facet Disease, and Allergies

When life throws you lemons....
Pick them up and throw them right back at them! :))

Elite Member

Date Joined Apr 2007
Total Posts : 32602
   Posted 2/16/2013 1:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Call your clinic and tell them you would like to meet with your cardiologist to discuss your test results.  You have the right to one on one time with a Dr. especially when the cost of tests is skyrocketing daily.
Let us know what you find out my friend.
Moderator: Anxiety, Osteoarthritis,
GERD/Heartburn and Heart/Cardiovascular Disease.

“Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.”
New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Tuesday, September 25, 2018 11:32 PM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 3,006,698 posts in 329,380 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161845 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, StanInCA.
156 Guest(s), 5 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
Tim G, Sabssssss1996, DJBearGuy, InTheShop, three 5's and a jack