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The exercise stress test is a test that checks the heart's electrical activity while you are exercising. Abnormalities may help identify the presence of coronary artery disease. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about exercise stress tests, why they are done, and what to expect when you get one.

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