What Are the Causes of Elevated Troponin?

Q:
What are the causes of elevated troponin?

A:
There are several causes for elevated troponin, which are:

  • Cardiac amyloidosis
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Cardioversion
  • Coronary vasospasm
  • Angina
  • Myocarditis
  • Supraventricular tachycardia
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Renal failure
  • Strenuous exercise
  • Pulmonary embolism
  • Stents
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