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*  List of ICD-9 codes 390-459: diseases of the circulatory system
391) Rheumatic fever with heart involvement (391.9) Rheumatic heart disease, unspec. (392) Rheumatic chorea (394) Diseases of ... Ischemic heart disease, chronic, other (414.9) Ischemic heart disease, chronic, unspec. (415) Acute pulmonary heart disease ( ... Hyperkinetic heart disease (429.83) Takotsubo syndrome (429.89) Other ill-defined heart diseases (429.9) Heart disease ... Diseases of mitral and aortic valves (397) Diseases of other endocardial structures (398) Other rheumatic heart disease (401) ...
*  Hypertensive heart disease
... and hypertensive heart disease without heart failure (I11.9) are distinguished from chronic rheumatic heart diseases (I05-I09 ... According to ICD-10, hypertensive heart disease (I11), and its subcategories: hypertensive heart disease with heart failure ( ... Hypertensive heart disease is only one of several diseases attributable to high blood pressure. Other diseases caused by high ... other forms of heart disease (I30-I52) and ischemic heart diseases (I20-I25). However, since high blood pressure is a risk ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter IX: Diseases of the circulatory system
Other acute rheumatic heart disease (I01.9) Acute rheumatic heart disease, unspecified (I02) Rheumatic chorea (I05) Rheumatic ... Other rheumatic heart diseases (I09.0) Rheumatic myocarditis (I09.1) Rheumatic diseases of endocardium, valve unspecified ( ... Other ill-defined heart diseases (I51.9) Heart disease, unspecified (I52) Other heart disorders in diseases classified ... I00) Rheumatic fever without mention of heart involvement (I01) Rheumatic fever with heart involvement (I01.0) Acute rheumatic ...
*  Decellularization of porcine heart valve
Valvular disease is caused primarily by valvular lesions stemming from infections, especially rheumatic fever (Streptococceus ... Decellularization of porcine heart valves is the removal of cells along with antigenic cellular elements by either physical or ... Genetic predisposition for valvular disease is uncommon. Xenogeneic antigens are recognized as foreign by the human body and ... Tissue Engineering of Heart Valves: Decellularized Porcine and Human Valve Scaffolds Differ Importantly in Residual Potential ...
*  Rheumatic fever
The heart is involved in about half of cases. Damage to the heart valves, known as rheumatic heart disease (RHD), usually ... rheumatic heart failure responds well to corticosteroids. About 33 million people are affected by rheumatic heart disease with ... Rheumatic fever (RF) is an inflammatory disease that can involve the heart, joints, skin, and brain. The disease typically ... Recurrent bouts of rheumatic fever can lead to valvular heart disease. Heart complications may be long-term and severe, ...
*  Group A streptococcal infection
Chronic rheumatic heart disease mostly affects the mitral valve, which can become thickened with calcification of the leaflets ... It is important to distinguish ARF from rheumatic heart disease. ARF is an acute inflammatory reaction with pathognomonic ... "Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. ... "Group A Streptococcal (GAS) Disease". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Archived from the original on December 19, ...
*  Cardiovascular disease
... heart failure, hypertensive heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, cardiomyopathy, heart arrhythmia, congenital heart disease ... Valvular heart disease Congenital heart disease - heart structure malformations existing at birth Rheumatic heart disease - ... Coronary artery disease (also known as coronary heart disease and ischemic heart disease) Peripheral arterial disease - disease ... Cardiomyopathy - diseases of cardiac muscle Hypertensive heart disease - diseases of the heart secondary to high blood pressure ...
*  Rapid strep test
... a scientific statement from the American Heart Association Rheumatic Fever, Endocarditis, and Kawasaki Disease Committee of the ... Gerber, M; Baltimore, R; Eaton, C; Gewitz, M; Rowley, A; Shulman, S (2009). "Prevention of rheumatic fever and diagnosis and ... Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, the Interdisciplinary Council on Functional Genomics and Translational Biology ...
*  Cardiac surgery
... to correct congenital heart disease; or to treat valvular heart disease from various causes, including endocarditis, rheumatic ... Overview at American Heart Association "Congenital Heart Disease Surgical Corrective Procedures", a list of surgical procedures ... It is often used to treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, with coronary artery bypass grafting); ... Recovery from open heart surgery begins with about 48 hours in an intensive care unit, where heart rate, blood pressure, and ...
*  Sydenham's chorea
... syndromes.The incidence of Acute Rheumatic Fever and rheumatic heart disease (RHD) is not declining. Recent figures quote the ... Medscape > Pediatric Rheumatic Heart Disease Clinical Presentation > Noncardiac manifestations. Author: Thomas K Chin, MD; ... Wilson's disease, Huntington's disease, abetalipoproteinemia, Fahr disease, biotin-thiamine-responsive basal ganglia disease ... Movements cease during sleep, and the disease usually resolves after several months. Unlike in Huntington's disease, which is ...
*  Mitral valve
Rheumatic heart disease often affects the mitral valve. The valve may also be affected by infective endocarditis Surgery can be ... Otto, Catherine M.; Robert Bonow (September 2009). Valvular Heart Disease: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease. Elsevier ... Rheumatic heart disease often affects the mitral valve; the valve may also prolapse with age, and be affected by infective ... Play media There are some valvular heart diseases that affect the mitral valve. Mitral stenosis is a narrowing of the valve. ...
*  Louis A. Perrotta
In 1937, Caroline died of rheumatic heart disease. On April 26, 1942 he married Elvira Spatafore. They lived in the Country ...
*  MacCallum plaques
It is one complication of chronic rheumatic heart disease. Other complications of chronic rheumatic heart disease are valvular ...
*  J. Hillis Miller Sr.
He died seven days later of rheumatic heart disease. Miller was survived by his wife, Nell Critzer Miller, and their two sons, ...
*  The Last Summer (of You and Me)
It seems Riley is suffering from rheumatic heart disease. Alice is overwhelmed with guilt and a rush of feelings. She suddenly ... During a swim, Riley misses an important opportunity to receive a heart transplant. While the rest of her family is upset over ... Riley finally tells Paul of her medical problems, admitting that she isn't entirely sure she wants a heart transplant. Paul's ... while Riley awaits a donor heart transplant. Alice buys Riley an indoor pool membership, which Riley is grateful for, trying to ...
*  Bill Stormont
Stormont died from Rheumatic heart disease in 1925 aged 26. The William Stormont Memorial Shield was presented to the Auckland ...
*  Dennis Moore (actor)
On March 1, 1964, Moore died of rheumatic heart disease. The Dawn Riders (1935) China Clipper (1936) Fugitive in the Sky (1936 ...
*  Diffusing capacity
"The pulmonary diffusing capacity in congenital and rheumatic heart disease". Circulation. 19 (2): 232-41. doi:10.1161/01.cir. ... Loss of lung parenchyma in diseases like emphysema. Diseases that scar the lung (the interstitial lung disease), such as ... DL, especially DLCO, is reduced in certain diseases of the lung and heart. DLCO measurement has been standardized according to ... In disease, hemorrhage into the lung will increase the number of haemoglobin molecules in contact with air, and so measured D L ...
*  Harbans Singh Wasir
Hypertension Rheumatic heart disease India portal Medicine portal "Tribute". Times of India. 2015. Retrieved August 21, 2015. S ... Aging and Heart Care, Heart to Heart - A Holistic Approach to Heart Care, Traditional Wisdom in Heart Care, Life Styles and ... known for his contributions in the fields of hypertension and rheumatic heart diseases. He was a recipient of Dr. B. C. Roy ... H.S. Wasir (1993). Aging and Heart Care. Vikas Publishing House. ISBN 978-0706965674. H.S. Wasir (2001). Heart Care for ...
*  Aschoff body
They result from inflammation in the heart muscle and are characteristic of rheumatic heart disease. These nodules were ... therefore they are not characteristic of rheumatic heart disease Stage 3. Late fibrosis stage. It is the stage of healing by ... The pathognomonic feature of pancarditis in the case of rheumatic heart disease is the presence of Aschoff nodules or Aschoff ... Stage 1. Early exudative / degenerative stage the earliest sign of injury to the heart in rheumatic fever is apparent by fourth ...
*  HLA-DR16
DR16 is associated with Chaga's cardiomyopathy, rheumatic heart disease, coronary artery ectasia, and chronic discoid lupus ... DRB1*1601 is associated with tuberculosis risk DRB1*1602: Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatic heart disease, Takayasu ... rheumatic heart disease, systemic sclerosis HLA-DR16 is genetically linked to HLA-DR51 and HLA-DQ5 serotypes. derived from IMGT ... "MHC class II alleles in Mexican patients with rheumatic heart disease". Int J Cardiol. 92 (1): 49-54. doi:10.1016/S0167-5273(03 ...
*  Murray S. Hoffman
"Coronary embolism and acute myocardial infarction secondary to rheumatic heart disease". Diseases of the Chest. 33 (5): 546-550 ... "Use of a single-lead ECG in the detection of congenital heart disease". A.M.A. Journal of Diseases of Children. 95 (5): 492-497 ... "Use of a single-lead ECG in the detection of congenital heart disease". A.M.A. Journal of Diseases of Children. 95 (5): 492-497 ... Motivated by the ability to now treat congenital heart disease, enabled through the use of the cardiac bypass pump, Hoffman was ...
*  Mitral valve prolapse
Rheumatic fever is common worldwide and responsible for many cases of damaged heart valves. Chronic rheumatic heart disease is ... All had rheumatic heart disease (RHD) and presented with prolonged fever. All had severe eccentric mitral regurgitation (MR). ( ... Heart complications may be long-term and severe, particularly if valves are involved. Rheumatic fever, since the advent of ... is a valvular heart disease characterized by the displacement of an abnormally thickened mitral valve leaflet into the left ...
*  HLA-DR11
Chou HT, Chen CH, Chen JY, Chang KC (2007). "Association of HLA DRB1-DQA1-DQB1 haplotypes with rheumatic heart disease in ... DR11-DQ7.5 is identified as a risk factor in rheumatic heart disease. DRB1*1101:DQA1*0505:DQB1*0301 haplotype is associated ... Tighe M, Hall M, Barbado M, Cardi E, Welsh K, Ciclitira P (1992). "HLA class II alleles associated with celiac disease ... DR11 is an identifyer for the DR11-DQ7/DR7-DQ2 transhaplotype isoform of celiac disease. ...
*  William George MacCallum
A condition in rheumatic heart disease MacCallum plaque is named after him. William MacCallum was born in Dunnville village to ... An eponymous MacCallum plaque is for a rheumatic heart condition. MacCallum never married. He loved to travel and visited ... The disease was due to obstruction at the pylorus region (near the intestine) of the stomach. He found in dogs that under ... In 1909 he discovered that a disease gastric tetany was not due to parathyroid functions, but because of blockage of the ...
*  Lyme disease
The disease may adversely impact the heart's electrical conduction system and can cause abnormal heart rhythms such as ... This hypothesis may explain why chronic arthritis persists after antibiotic therapy, similar to rheumatic fever, but its wider ... Dogs may also experience chronic joint disease if the disease is left untreated. However, the majority of cases of Lyme disease ... "Description of Lyme disease-like syndrome in Brazil. Is it a new tick borne disease or Lyme disease variation?". Braz. J. Med. ...
*  Jim Russell (baseball)
As a youth, he contracted rheumatic fever twice; his baseball career would be shortened because of his rheumatic heart disease ... But then he was stricken with bacterial endocarditis brought on by the rheumatic fever he had as a child. It cost him the rest ... He was able to play again for the Braves in 1949, but the heart problem slowly degraded his ability, as he had a .231 batting ...