Heart Blockage Test Calcium score
What is Heart KYC (Know your Calcium)?
Heart KYC (Know your Calcium) score is a test that measures the amount of coronary artery calcium (CAC). Coronary artery calcium is the calcium (Ca) that is deposited within the abnormal plaques caused by damage to the lining of the arteries. In simple words it means heart blockage test calcium score.
The coronary artery calcium score plays an important role in diagnosing cardiovascular disease. Calcium score test is considered as best predictor of a future heart attack. This test is also known as coronary calcium scan, calcium scan test and Cardiac CT for calcium scoring.