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Name: Annie
Waynesboro, PA (Zone 6a)
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Oct 22, 2017 4:14 PM CST
Me too. What does your doctor say about it? Mine said nothing to worry about. I know I had this when I was 35 and I'm 60 now so I guess it is not too bad?
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Name: Larry
Enterprise, Al. 36330 (Zone 8b)
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Oct 22, 2017 5:54 PM CST
I was given a CORUS test, and because of my low heart rate (43) and because of some of the other results on the test (plus my age etc.) I scored a 46 percent chance of Obstructive CAD(Obstructive CAD is defined as a least one althererosclerotic plaque causing a 50 per cent luminal diameter stenosis in a major coronary artery. They think it is possible I have some blocked arteries in short.
Name: Karen
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Oct 22, 2017 6:03 PM CST
Larry, my husband was having very low heart rates too. It was discovered when he started to have chest pain with strenuous activities. He ended up having 3 stents put in his heart arteries because they were blocked. It was a one day deal, and he's now fine with no problems. He does have to take blood thinners for a year to keep the stents open. Good luck!
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Name: Annie
Waynesboro, PA (Zone 6a)
Cat Lover Keeper of Poultry
Oct 23, 2017 6:01 AM CST
My rate is up around 60 so I guess not so bad. I do have hereditary high cholesterol, but I'm on Lipitor and getting the numbers down. Had echo and stress test and my cardiologist is not worried about blockages, but I guess I better keep this in mind. I did not know that the slow rate could signal blockage. Always something.
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