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What do Stress Cardiolite results mean

Exercised for 4 min 27 secs. Hr 159. Max BP 140/76 METS equal 10.2
Had about 1 mm ST depressions seen in the inferior leads with no chest pain
The rest stress SPECT Cardiolite study demonstrates a large moderate intensity predominantly reversible mid to distal anterior and apical perfusion defect consistent with ischemia.
Interpertation:  There is ischemia involved in the anterior wall and apex.  Symptom negative, positive stress ECG. Normal left ventricular wall motion and ejection fraction rest and post stress.
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In plain words it means that under stress, part of your heart muscle does not receive all the blood that it needs.

Why was the test ordered?

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