What Affects the Test
Reasons you may not be able to have the test or why the results may not be helpful include:
- Extreme anxiety that causes high blood pressure and irregular heartbeats.
- Kidney or liver failure.
- Not being able to follow directions during the procedure.
- Not being able to lie flat.
- Ongoing bleeding problems or infection.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference September 14, 2012|
|Medical Review:||Reference Rakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology
Reference John M. Miller, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology