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Old 01-07-2003, 01:33 PM   #1
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About four years ago (at age 31 and 165 pounds) my doctor noticed I had a slight heart murmur during a routine physical. So, she had me take a EKG and a ultrasound. Ther results came back "borderline enlarged heart."

She noted on it that it was due to the new excercise regime I was doing and to "keep up the good work."

But I wasn't working out very strenously.

Should I have this followed up to see if it has resolved or gotten worse. It has been 5 years.

 
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Old 01-11-2003, 06:02 AM   #2
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Age thirty-one plus four or five years puts you into the nearing forty category. Just imagine how much work your heart has done all these years on a moment by moment basis.

Sometimes the mere label or the thought of a "borderline"-"enlarged"-"heart" makes you think you are less than perfect. Growing up is not easy!

Learn to AGE GRACEFULLY...

 
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