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Melissuh
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   Posted 6/21/2017 9:13 PM (GMT -6)   
My cardiologist has decided to send me for a Stress Echo, after a recent ER visit i had for a heaviness in my chest.
I'm relieved hes sending me, but terrified at the same time.. Im 26.. I just don't want anything to be wrong...


Id like some stress echo stories if anyone would like to share.

SharonZ
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   Posted 6/22/2017 10:33 AM (GMT -6)   
It's just a simple procedure where they measure your heart rate while you are on a treadmill. I've had a number of them done, nothing to worry about, never showed anything. Think about it "no one wants anything to be wrong."

straydog
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   Posted 6/22/2017 8:26 PM (GMT -6)   
Ditto to what Sharon has posted. I do these yearly except mine are chemical ones because I cannot do the treadmill. You will be fine.

Take care.
Susie
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