• mitral
  • In some individuals the damage caused by the infarction may interfere with the functioning of the mitral valve , the valve between the left upper and lower chambers, and result in a form of valvular heart disease. (britannica.com)
  • diagnosis
  • Cardiac troponin I in the diagnosis of myocardial injury and infarction . (factbites.com)
  • The focus of further researches for the determination of the causes of myocardial infarction development should be transferred to the interaction of environmental, ecological, and molecular-genetic risk factors, as well as to the search of new methods and approaches to early diagnosis of individual predisposition. (hindawi.com)
  • It should be determined if a person is at high risk for myocardial infarction before conducting imaging tests to make a diagnosis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Imaging tests such as stress radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging or stress echocardiography can confirm a diagnosis when a person's history, physical exam, ECG and cardiac biomarkers suggest the likelihood of a problem. (wikipedia.org)