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*  Sinus tachycardia
Ways to distinguish the three are: Vagal maneuvers (such as carotid sinus massage or Valsalva's maneuver) to slow the rate and ... Sinus tachycardia (also colloquially known as sinus tach or sinus tachy) is a sinus rhythm with an elevated rate of impulses, ... Not required for physiologic sinus tachycardia. Underlying causes are treated if present. Acute myocardial infarction. Sinus ... Sinus tachycardia accompanying a myocardial infarction may be indicative of cardiogenic shock. Sinus tachycardia is usually a ...
*  Carotid sinus
Comparison of treatment of supraventricular tachycardia by Valsalva maneuver and carotid sinus massage. Ann Emerg Med. 1998 Jan ... Massage of the carotid sinus, carotid sinus massage is used to diagnose carotid sinus syncope and is sometimes useful for ... a condition known as carotid sinus hypersensitivity, carotid sinus syndrome or carotid sinus syncope, in which manual ... The carotid sinus baroreceptors are innervated by the sinus nerve of Hering, which is a branch of cranial nerve IX ( ...
*  Aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva
Aneurysm of the aortic sinus, also known as the sinus of Valsalva, is comparatively rare. When present, it is usually in either ... A ruptured Sinus of Valsalva abscess represents a surgical emergency. This type of aneurysm is typically congenital and may be ... Vural KM, Sener E, Taşdemir O, Bayazit K (July 2001). "Approach to sinus of Valsalva aneurysms: a review of 53 cases". Eur J ... Weinreich, M; Yu, PJ; Trost, B (2015). "Sinus of valsalva aneurysms: review of the literature and an update on management". ...
*  Aortic aneurysm
An aortic root aneurysm, or aneurysm of the sinus of Valsalva. Thoracic aortic aneurysms are found within the chest; these are ...
*  Heart murmur
Another uncommon cause of a continuous murmur is a ruptured sinus of valsalva. Usually the murmur is well heard in the aortic ... Handgrip maneuver, by increasing afterload Valsalva maneuver. One study found the Valsalva maneuver to have a sensitivity of 65 ... Valsalva maneuver will increase the intensity of the murmur, as will changing positions from squatting to standing. Atrial ... Valsalva maneuver in mitral regurgitation associated with mitral valve prolapse will decrease left ventricular preload and move ...
*  Hemopericardium
Other causes include ruptured aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva and other aneurysms of the aortic arch. Hemopericardium can be ...
*  Aneurysm
... aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva, and aneurysms following cardiac surgery. The aorta, namely aortic aneurysms including thoracic ...
*  Antonio Maria Valsalva
He coined the term Eustachian tube and he described the aortic sinuses of Valsalva in his writings, published posthumously in ... Valsalva taught Giovanni Battista Morgagni who edited Valsalva's complete writings and published a biography on Valsalva, both ... Valsalva was buried in the church of San Giovanni in Monte, Bologna. The Valsalva family donated a collection of dried ... His name is associated with the Valsalva antrum of the ear and the Valsalva maneuver, which is used as a test of circulatory ...
*  Fred Hoiberg
... aneurysm of sinus of valsalva). The operation was successful, but after a brief comeback attempt as a player, Hoiberg joined ...
*  Multan Institute of Cardiology
Surgical correction of extremely rare conditions (like aorto-ventricular tunnel and ruptured sinus of valsalva) have also been ...
*  Jatene procedure
... well into the sinus of Valsalva; and the proximal sections of the coronary arteries are separated from the surface of the heart ... The circumflex coronary artery may originate from the same coronary sinus as, rather than directly from, the right coronary ... developing post-operative complications related to intra-operative damage caused to the sinus node and/or the inherent ...
*  William DeVries
"Repair of Anomalous Origin of Right Coronary Artery from the Left Sinus of Valsalva" ; Houman Tavaf-Motamen, Sean P. Bannister ...
*  Stanley John
He is reported to have performed the first surgical repairs of Ebstein's anomaly, Ruptured Sinus of Valsalva (RSOV) and Double ...
*  Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia
"BestBets: Comparing Valsalva manoeuvre with carotid sinus massage in adults with supraventricular tachycardia". Archived from ... Carotid sinus massage, carried out by firmly pressing the bulb at the top of one of the carotid arteries in the neck, is ... The valsalva maneuver should be the first vagal maneuver tried and works by increasing intra-thoracic pressure and affecting ... Vagal maneuvers, such as the valsalva maneuver, are often used as the initial treatment. If not effective and the person has a ...
*  Massage
"Comparison of treatment of supraventricular tachycardia by Valsalva maneuver and carotid sinus massage". Ann Emerg Med. 31 (1 ... Carotid sinus massage is used to diagnose carotid sinus syncope and is sometimes useful for differentiating supraventricular ... It, like the valsalva maneuver, is a therapy for SVT. However, it is less effective than management of SVT with medications. A ...
*  Anterior interventricular branch of left coronary artery
"Anomalous Course of the Left Main or Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery Originating From the Right Sinus of Valsalva: ... These include the origin of the artery from the right aortic sinus. In 78% of cases, it reaches the apex of the heart. The LAD ...
*  Watson's water hammer pulse
... regurgitation Patent ductus arteriosus Systolic hypertension Bradycardia Aortopulmonary window Aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva ...
*  Anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery
... (AAOCA) from the inappropriate sinus of Valsalva with an interarterial, intraconal ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter XVII: Congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities
Aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva (ruptured) (EUROCAT Q25.43) Double aortic arch (vascular ring of aorta) (Q25.5) Atresia of ... Sinus, fistula and cyst of branchial cleft (Q18.1) Preauricular sinus and cyst (Q18.2) Other branchial cleft malformations ...
*  List of diseases (A)
Anemia sideroblastic spinocerebellar ataxia Anencephaly spina bifida X linked Anencephaly Aneurysm of sinus of Valsalva ...
*  List of MeSH codes (A07)
... sinus of valsalva MeSH A07.231.114.060 --- arterioles MeSH A07.231.114.085 --- axillary artery MeSH A07.231.114.106 --- basilar ... cranial sinuses MeSH A07.231.908.224.334 --- cavernous sinus MeSH A07.231.908.314 --- femoral vein MeSH A07.231.908.380 --- ... carotid sinus MeSH A07.231.114.207 --- celiac artery MeSH A07.231.114.228 --- cerebral arteries MeSH A07.231.114.228.100 --- ...
*  List of human anatomical parts named after people
Václav Treitz Sinus of Valsalva - Antonio Maria Valsalva Ampulla of Vater - Abraham Vater Limbus of Vieussens - Raymond ... Bernhard Moritz Carl Ludwig Riedel Rokitansky-Aschoff sinuses - Carl Freiherr von Rokitansky and Ludwig Aschoff Rolandic ... Vieussens Valve of Vieussens - Raymond Vieussens Vieussens valve of the Coronary Sinus - Raymond Vieussens Virchow-Robin spaces ...
*  Aorta
... which are called the aortic sinuses or the sinuses of Valsalva. The left aortic sinus contains the origin of the left coronary ... The posterior aortic sinus does not give rise to a coronary artery. For this reason the left, right and posterior aortic ... sinuses are also called left-coronary, right-coronary and non-coronary sinuses. The aortic arch loops over the left pulmonary ... artery and the right aortic sinus likewise gives rise to the right coronary artery. Together, these two arteries supply the ...
*  Valsalva maneuver
... the existence of a connection between the oral cavity and the maxillary sinus. The Valsalva maneuver is used to aid diagnosis ... During the first few seconds of the Valsalva maneuver (phase I) the opposite findings will be the case. The Valsalva maneuver ... Some spacesuits contain a device called the Valsalva device to enable the wearer to block their nose to perform the Valsalva ... Valsalva retinopathy is another pathological syndrome associated with the Valsalva maneuver. It presents as preretinal ...
*  Diving reflex
... allowing the valsalva maneuver or carotid sinus massage to be more appropriate.[clarification needed] Underwater diving portal ...
*  Ear clearing
The "Valsalva maneuver": pinching the nose and closing the mouth and trying to breathe out through the nose. If the hand cannot ... The pressure difference can also cause damage to other body air spaces, such as the paranasal sinuses. This can also be caused ... This is less easy to execute than the Valsalva maneuver, but the BTV is the gentlest method to clear the ears. However, not all ... The "Lowry Technique". A combination of Valsalva and Toynbee: pinching the nose to close the nostrils, and blow and swallow at ...