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Are there non-invasive heart and artery scans? (0 answers)
I am looking for the most accurate scan for checking the heart and the arteries for narrowing because of plaque or blockage, but without risk of radiation such as with CT scans. It needs to be low cost or covered under the affordable care act for insurance.
Why can't I drive after a heart scan? (0 answers)
I am having a heart scan and have been told that I can not drive after it. Why? I have to have surgery for cancer but was flaged for blood flow problems in the lower chamber.
What is the difference between a 64 Slice and a Heart Scan? (0 answers)
I am confused about the difference between the heart scan and the 64 slice. Does the heart scan just tell how much calcium build up you have overall or can it detect blockages? I want to get one and I can't decide which one I should do.
Are there significant risks involved with a heart scan? (0 answers)
I am female, 65 with a history of high cholesterol & high blood pressure. I had a heart scan through a walk in offer. No one explained any risk involved & I am now worried after researching. What risks are involved with a heart scan?