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*  Complications of hypertension
Individuals with left ventricular hypertrophy are at increased risk for, stroke, CHF, and sudden death. Aggressive control of ... left ventricular hypertrophy are seen in 25% of the hypertensive patients and can easily be diagnosed by using echocardiography ... Cuspidi C, Sala C, Zanchetti A (December 2007). "Management of hypertension in patients with left ventricular hypertrophy". ... Hypertensive heart disease is the result of structural and functional adaptations leading to left ventricular hypertrophy, ...
*  Atrial natriuretic peptide
Inhibits maladaptive cardiac hypertrophy Re-expression of NPRA rescues the phenotype. Increases the release of free fatty acids ... Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP) - a misnomer; it is secreted by ventricular myocytes - is similar to ANP in its effect. It acts ... Ramnarain, D; Mehra, N (2011). "Natriuretic peptide-induced hyponatremia in a patient with left atrial myxoma". Critical Care. ...
*  Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Also, left ventricular hypertrophy may be absent in children under thirteen years of age. This undermines the results of pre- ... Doolan G, Nguyen L, Chung J, Ingles J, Semsarian C (Aug 2004). "Progression of left ventricular hypertrophy and the angiotensin ... Since the pacemaker activates the interventricular septum before the left ventricular free wall, the gradient across the left ... Genetic testing is not recommended for determining other causes of left ventricular hypertrophy (such as "athlete's heart", ...
*  Cardiomegaly
Hypertrophy is usually what causes left ventricular enlargement. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is typically an inherited ... Left ventricular assist device: (LVAD): This implantable mechanical pump helps a weak heart pump. LVADs are often implanted ... In this condition, the walls of the left and/or right ventricles of the heart become thin and stretched. The result is an ... If the heart tissue (walls of left and right ventricle) gets too big and stretches too far, then those filaments cannot ...
*  Left ventricular hypertrophy
Ventricular Hypertrophy". Retrieved 2009-01-07. Sokolow M, Lyon TP. The ventricular complex in left ventricular hypertrophy as ... Left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) is thickening of the heart muscle of the left ventricle of the heart, that is, left-sided ... Cardiomegaly Ventricular hypertrophy Primary hyperparathyroidism "Ask the doctor: Left Ventricular Hypertrophy". Retrieved 2007 ... Casale PN, Devereux RB, Alonso DR, Campo E, Kligfield P (1987). "Improved sex-specific criteria of left ventricular hypertrophy ...
*  Moexipril
"Moexipril and left ventricular hypertrophy." Vascular Health Risk Management. 3.1 (2007): 23-30. Cawello, W; Boekens, H; ... Youn, T. J.; Kim, H. S.; Oh, B. H. (1999). "Ventricular remodeling and transforming growth factor-beta 1 mRNA expression after ... Rosendorff, C (1996). "The renin-angiotensin system and vascular hypertrophy". Journal of the American College of Cardiology. ...
*  Primary hyperparathyroidism
Left ventricular hypertrophy may also be seen. Other signs include proximal muscle weakness, itching, and band keratopathy of ...
*  Hypertensive heart disease
Left ventricular hypertrophy and left ventricular remodeling Diminished coronary flow reserve and silent myocardial ischemia ... In the absence of heart failure, hypertension, with or without enlargement of the heart (left ventricular hypertrophy) is ... Kannel WB, Cobb J (1992). "Left ventricular hypertrophy and mortality-results from the Framingham Study". Cardiology. 81 (4-5 ... Maeder MT, Kaye DM (March 2009). "Heart failure with normal left ventricular ejection fraction". Journal of the American ...
*  Home hemodialysis
... and lead to a regression in left ventricular hypertrophy. Recently a benefit of 6x/week nocturnal hemodialysis on left ... Chan CT, Floras JS, Miller JA, Richardson RM, Pierratos A (2002). "Regression of left ventricular hypertrophy after conversion ... "Effect of Frequent Nocturnal Hemodialysis vs Conventional Hemodialysis on Left Ventricular Mass and Quality of Life". Journal ... "Effect of frequent nocturnal hemodialysis vs conventional hemodialysis on left ventricular mass and quality of life: a ...
*  Vectorcardiography
The SA also increases accuracy of diagnosing left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH). Using only conventional ECG criteria to ... 2012). "Role of the vectorcardiogram-derived spatial QRS-T angle in diagnosing left ventricular hypertrophy". Journal of ... The three leads are represented by right-left axis (X), head-to-feet axis (Y) and front-back (anteroposterior) axis (Z). To ... A large SA indicates an altered ventricular repolarization sequence, and may be the result of structural and functional ...
*  Cor bovinum
Cardiomegaly Left ventricular hypertrophy Syphilitic aortitis Ventricular hypertrophy Kumar, V et al. Robbins and Colran ... Cor bovinum refers to a massive hypertrophy of the left ventricle of the heart due to volume overload, usually in earlier times ... As blood regurgitates into the left ventricle between each systole, volume overload ensues and the ventricular wall ... hypertrophies in an attempt to maintain cardiac output and blood pressure. The massive ventricle can lead to a heart weighing ...
*  Chester McGlockton
McGlockton died of the consequences of left ventricular hypertrophy on November 30, 2011. "Chester McGlockton Stats". ESPN. ...
*  Byun Sung-hwan
The test revealed that he had a left ventricular hypertrophy (enlarged left ventricle). Sung-Hwan has appeared for the South ... He is a quality left back who likes to get forward in attack. His two-footed crossing ability is a key to his game. It is noted ... "Sydney chief leaves as squad takes shape". ABC Online. 22 February 2011. Retrieved 27 February 2011. "Culina applauds as ...
*  Health effects of salt
Left ventricular hypertrophy (cardiac enlargement): "Evidence suggests that high salt intake causes left ventricular ... there is accumulating evidence that high salt intake can predicts left ventricular hypertrophy." Excessive salt (sodium) intake ... hypertrophy. This is a strong risk factor for cardiovascular disease, independently of blood pressure effects." "... ...
*  GLRX2
Conversely, Grx2 knockout hearts developed left ventricular hypertrophy and fibrosis, leading to hypertension. The mechanistic ...
*  PON2
Obineche EN, Frossard PM, Bokhari AM (2002). "An association study of five genetic loci and left ventricular hypertrophy ...
*  GNB3
Obineche EN, Frossard PM, Bokhari AM (2002). "An association study of five genetic loci and left ventricular hypertrophy ... 2002). "Lack of association of G-protein subunit gene C825T polymorphism with left ventricular hypertrophy in essential ...
*  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
... this is consistent with observed concentric ventricular hypertrophy and increased left ventricular mass. HFrEF cardiomyocytes ... termed concentric hypertrophy. This leads to increased left ventricular mass and is typically accompanied by a normal, or ... which manifests as an increase in the stiffness of the heart's left ventricle and a decrease in left ventricular relaxation ... Yip, G., Wang, M., Zhang, Y., Fung, J. W. H., Ho, P. Y., & Sanderson, J. E. (2002). Left ventricular long axis function in ...
*  Cardiac arrest
Left ventricular hypertrophy is thought to be a leading cause of SCD in the adult population. This is most commonly the result ... Katholi RE, Couri DM (2011). "Left Ventricular Hypertrophy: Major Risk Factor in Patients with Hypertension: Update and ... Stevens, Steven M.; Reinier, Kyndaron; Chugh, Sumeet S. (2013). "Increased Left Ventricular Mass as a Predictor of Sudden ... The two shockable rhythms are ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia. In children 2 to 4 J/Kg is ...
*  Athletic heart syndrome
Regarding differential diagnosis, left ventricular hypertrophy is usually indistinguishable from athlete's heart and at ECG, ... Pelliccia, A: Remodeling of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Elite Athletes After Long-Term Deconditioning, Circulation. 2002; ... Both static and dynamic exercises involve the thickening of the left ventricular wall due to increased cardiac output, which ... The goal is avoidance of infarction, heart failure, and/or lethal arrhythmias (ventricular tachycardia, ventricular ...
*  Framingham Heart Study
1990s Having an enlarged left ventricle of the heart (left ventricular hypertrophy) increases risk of stroke. Elevated blood ...
*  Terry Fox
Fox was diagnosed with left ventricular hypertrophy - an enlarged heart - a condition commonly associated with athletes. ... I could not leave knowing these faces and feelings would still exist, even though I would be set free from mine. Somewhere the ... Fox was left unsure whom he could trust in the media after negative articles began to emerge, including one by the Globe and ... Fox left the Maritimes on June 10 and faced new challenges entering Quebec due to his group's inability to speak French and ...
*  Cardiovascular disease
... and left ventricular hypertrophy. Blood pressure medication reduces cardiovascular disease in people at risk, irrespective of ... In those with heart failure, after one study was left out, the rest of the trials show a trend to benefit. Another review of ... The use of vasoactive agents for people with pulmonary hypertension with left heart disease or hypoxemic lung diseases may ... Magnesium therapy is recommended for people with ventricular arrhythmia associated with torsades de pointes who present with ...
*  Tissue remodeling
... aerobic exercise can produce beneficial cardiac tissue remodeling in those suffering from left ventricular hypertrophy. ...
*  TNNT2
"A new mutation of the cardiac troponin T gene causing familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy without left ventricular hypertrophy ... mutations determine left ventricular dimensions but not wall thickness during disease progression" (PDF). Cardiovascular ... Solaro RJ, Lee JA, Kentish JC, Allen DG (Oct 1988). "Effects of acidosis on ventricular muscle from adult and neonatal rats". ... Mutations of this gene may be associated with mild or absent hypertrophy and predominant restrictive disease, with a high risk ...
*  List of circulatory system conditions
Lange-Nielsen syndrome Junctional escape beat Junctional rhythm Left bundle branch block Left anterior fascicular block Left ... Atrial septal defect Ventricular septal defect Patent ductus arteriosus and Coarctation of aorta (may cause cyanosis in some ... aphasia Aortic dissection Aortic regurgitation Aortic stenosis Apoplexy Apraxia Arrhythmias Asymmetric septal hypertrophy (ASH ... Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia Ectopic beat (cardiac ectopy) Ectopic pacemaker (Ectopic focus) First- ...
*  Outline of cardiology
Left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) - Hypertrophy of the left ventricle is more common than in the right and typically due to ... Ventricular hypertrophy - Hypertrophy of the ventricle. Thickening of the myocardium (i.e., hypertrophy) can be physiological ( ... Right ventricular hypertrophy (RVH) - Hypertrophy of the right ventricle and, it too, can be physiological from athletic ... particularly left ventricular hypertrophy. Pulmonary hypertension - which is separate from "hypertension" described above - can ...