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Old 08-14-2011
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EKG T wave inversion

Why is there a T wave inversion in MI

Why is there a T wave inversion in percarditis?
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T wave in Pericarditis are upright , they are not inverted.
I do not know the underlying mechanism of any of these.
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wheres the ECG
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I was wrong
T wave in pericarditis are inverted. Don't know why though!
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