Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Ejection Factor
What is the normal ejection factor for your heart?
Cancel
11 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
for the average heart 55-70%.  
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
61536 tn?1340701763
Actually, 50-70 is normal.  55-65 is optimal.

And it's ejection fraction ;)  Hope that helps.
Comment
Cancel
61536 tn?1340701763
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Actually, per the Mayo Clinic, experts in cardiac care:

Because the left ventricle is the heart's main pumping chamber, ejection fraction is usually measured only in the left ventricle (LV). A normal LV ejection fraction is 55 percent to 70 percent.  
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
now I am reallyyy confused. :)
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
66068 tn?1365196781
http://www.medhelp.org/forums/cardio/messages/35430.html
Comment
Cancel
66068 tn?1365196781
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
why would you be confused?  the numbers themselves are really not that far apart.  I am a patient at Mayo and pretty much go with the information they provide.  As Tony points out, a Dr on Medhelp has a set of numbers he rolls with.  Take your choice and there you go.  (Mine is running below 40% and I am not going to worry about it.)
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
50%? 55%?? I don't know what to think.  65%? 70%?
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
where do you stand on your number.  If it is anywhere between 50 and 70....be happy.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
My EF was 12%.  I left the country, had my Stem Cells replicated last November.  Just completed a Muga Scan....known to be the "cadilac" of tests to determine EF number.  It is now at 30%.  Never would have happened without autoglunos stem cells.....what a shame one has to leave the country for the procedure.  Those numbers do count when you are looking for a quality of life.  I had no heart issues until a viral attack.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
My ejection factor is 15-20% and I feel fine. Had no heart issues until a viral attack also. Where, out of the country, did you go?
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Avatar universal
Doctor that did the Stem Cell procedure has offices in Florida.  The actual procedure was done in the Dominican Republic...after my stem cells were replicated in Israel.
Comment
Cancel
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Submit Answer
A
A
Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1318997813
Blank
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar universal
Blank
11548417 tn?1440481484
Blank
Netherlands
Avatar universal
Blank
Ireland
Avatar universal
Blank
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
05/15 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1463449675
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Heart Disease Answerers
159619 tn?1318997813
Blank
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar universal
Blank
11548417 tn?1440481484
Blank
Netherlands
Avatar universal
Blank
Ireland
Avatar universal
Blank
144586 tn?1284669764
Blank