Echocardiogram, often referred to cardiac echo or simply an echo is a sonogram of the heart. (It is not abbreviated as ECG, which in medicine usually refers to an electrocardiogram.) Echocardiography uses standard two-dimensional, three-dimensional, and Doppler ultrasound to create images of the heart.
The average price is $400, but prices can start at $167 in Thailand. There are various clinics and hospitals which offer affordable Echocardiogram packages.
I have been an endurance athlete most of my life, and at age 60, it became even more important to me to live a healthy lifestyle.
It is even worse if they collapse and die on arrival when the clot dislodges and ends up in their lungs. I guess I can call myself lucky