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Stroke Blood Tests - Heart Attack Tests

Heart Attack Tests

Patients being evaluated for a blocked-vessel stroke may have blood tests to check for heart muscle damage. A stroke can produce changes on an electrocardiogram (ECG) that are similar to those caused by a heart attack, and some stroke patients also have heart attack symptoms. Tests to find out if heart problems contributed to your stroke may include:

See our article on heart attack blood tests for more information.

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