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1, indicated and essential; 2, often required—may add, informative; 3, necessary in select instances for specific question; 4, rarely necessary. CW, continuous wave; TEE, transesophageal echocardiography; CAD, coronary artery disease; LV, left ventricle; MI, myocardial infarction; VSD, ventricular septal defect; N/A, not applicable.

Reproduced with permission from Armstrong WF. Echocardiography. In: Humes HD, ed. Kelly's Textbook of Internal Medicine, 4th ed. Philadelphia, Lippincott-Raven, 2000.

1, indicated and essential; 2, often required—may add, informative; 3, necessary in select instances for specific question; 4, rarely necessary. CW, continuous wave; TEE, transesophageal echocardiography; CAD, coronary artery disease; LV, left ventricle; MI, myocardial infarction; VSD, ventricular septal defect; N/A, not applicable.

Reproduced with permission from Armstrong WF. Echocardiography. In: Humes HD, ed. Kelly's Textbook of Internal Medicine, 4th ed. Philadelphia, Lippincott-Raven, 2000.

Table 6

Electrocardiographic Abnormalities Suggestive of Heart Disease in Asymptomatic Patients

Table 6

Electrocardiographic Abnormalities Suggestive of Heart Disease in Asymptomatic Patients

ECG abnormality

Possible echocardiographic finding

Pathological Q-waves

Regional wall motion abnormalities consistent

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