Heart Disease Community
subtle septal wall defect
About This Community:

A community of people with Heart Disease to guide and support your heart-health journey. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: symptoms, nutrition, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

subtle septal wall defect

I had a chemical stress test and the doctor said it was a little abnormal and wanted me to go into the hospital the next day for a heart cath.   All he would tell me was that I had a slight abnormal report.   After 3 weeks I get a partical report that says everything is normal except the resting images showed a subtle septal wall defect which partially reversed on resting images.  His conclusion Mild reversibility noted in the septal wall. Clinical correlational required.    Note: I have severe emphysema.   My doctor would not explain anything.

In plain ENglish, what does this mean and is it a serious thing?

THank you,
Kaylena

Related Discussions
Post a Comment
To
Top Heart Disease Answerers
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417_tn?1423126466
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
remar commented on remar's status
2 hrs ago
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Theresadawn commented on 7 Tips to Breathe Bet...
13 hrs ago
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
njm465 commented on Abdominal Aortic Aneu...
Apr 26
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Heart Disease Answerers
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
11548417_tn?1423126466
Blank
Ger57
Netherlands
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL