Thanks for checking in...going tomorrow for Echo. Should know more then. Hope you are doing well and that your weather wherever you are is not too cold. I am in FL, turning colder and going to rain here today.
Hi again HT,
I had the echo but do not know the results yet. I found some old notes from the prior Echo I had and it mentioned mild pulmonary hypertension. I am pasting it here so you can see also. Not sure my doctor is reading all this stuff....
Reason for Appointment
1. Patient follows up from September 2017 for chest pain and valvular heart disease.
History of Present Illness
Based on - ECHO.
Result (%) 60
Date : 04/19/2018
The electrocardiogram (ECG) was done for cardiac evaluation 09/15/2016.
Follow-Up Visit Note:
Patient is a 62-year-old female
With history of valvular heart disease, hypertension and hyperlipidemia comes today for follow-up.
Since last appointment she has been doing very well and denies any symptoms of orthopnea PND. No symptoms of exertional chest pain or exertional dyspnea. No symptoms of palpitations. No episodes of syncope.
She had an echocardiogram last year at Shands hospital and I reviewed the report. LVEF is 65% with trace MR and mild pulmonary hypertension. I discussed the test results with her.
She was switched from atorvastatin to rosuvastatin and since then both her LDL and triglycerides have improved. She denies any further episodes of angina.
Wt 159 lbs, Ht 61 in, BMI 30.04 Index, BP 98/83 mm Hg, HR 83 /min, Oxygen sat % 98, Wt-kg 72.12.
GENERAL APPEARANCE: in no acute distress, alert
NECK/THYROID: neck supple, full range of motion, no cervical lymphadenopathy .
HEART: regular rate and rhythm, S1, S2 normal, no murmurs .
LUNGS: clear to auscultation bilaterally .
ABDOMEN: soft, nontender, nondistended, bowel sounds present, normal .
Extremities no clubbing, cyanosis, or edema .
NEUROLOGIC: nonfocal, motor strength normal upper and lower extremities .
1. Mitral valve regurgitation - I34.0 (Primary)
2. Chest pain - R07.9
3. HTN (hypertension) - I10
4. HLD (hyperlipidemia) - E78.5
Post Edited (curious74432) : 2/29/2020 8:55:54 AM (GMT-7)