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How long before the result of the test is known?

If a doctor does the test, you might get some results immediately. If a technician performs the test, he or she records the echocardiogram on a videotape. The heart specialist (cardiologist) will review the tape later on. In this case, you'll probably receive results in several days.

Date Last Reviewed: 2/13/2013

Date Last Modified: 2/13/2013

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