A 12-lead ECG captures the electrical activity of the heart for analysis. It is used to seek the cause of symptoms of heart disease, including unexplained chest pain, shortness of breath, dizziness, fainting or tapid, irregular heartbeats.
Item cost: $16,385
Amount required: 5
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