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*  Myocardial infarction complications
The re-entry phenomenon may cause rapid heart rates (ventricular tachycardia and even ventricular fibrillation), and ischemia ... If one of the heart valves is affected, this may cause dysfunction, such as mitral regurgitation in the case of left-sided ... The weakness may also lead to ventricular aneurysm, a localized dilation or ballooning of the heart chamber. Risk factors for ... Rupture of the intraventricular septum (the muscle separating the left and right ventricles) causes a ventricular septal defect ...
*  HIV associated cardiomyopathy
... in HIV-infected children reduces left ventricular dysfunction, increases left ventricular wall thickness, and reduces peak left ... In addition, patients with echocardiographic evidence of left ventricular dysfunction had a higher chance of having cardiac ... Many patients with HIV have nutritional deficiencies which have been linked to left ventricular dysfunction. HIV-infected ... Myocarditis and cardiotropic viral infection associated with severe left ventricular dysfunction in late-stage infection with ...
*  Brain natriuretic peptide
BNP and NT-proBNP are also typically increased in patients with left ventricular dysfunction, with or without symptoms (BNP ... testing to identify left ventricular dysfunction in hypertensive patients". Am. J. Hypertens. 18 (2 Pt 2): 73S-81S. doi:10.1016 ... Cosson S (2004). "Usefulness of B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) as a screen for left ventricular abnormalities in diabetes ... Other terms for BNP include B-type natriuretic peptide, ventricular natriuretic peptide and natriuretic peptide B') C-type ...
*  Takotsubo cardiomyopathy
Nyui N, Yamanaka O, Nakayama R, Sawano M, Kawai S (2000). "'Tako-Tsubo' transient ventricular dysfunction: a case report". Jpn ... 2002). "Tako-tsubo-like left ventricular dysfunction with ST-segment elevation: a novel cardiac syndrome mimicking acute ... Microvascular dysfunction: The theory gaining the most traction is that there is dysfunction of the coronary arteries at the ... Mid-ventricular obstruction, apical stunning: It has been suggested that a mid-ventricular wall thickening with outflow ...
*  Nisoldipine
"Why is nisoldipine a specific agent in ischemic left ventricular dysfunction?". The American Journal of Cardiology. 75: E36-E40 ...
*  Peter Hurley (doctor)
"A noninvasive scintiphotographic method for detecting regional ventricular dysfunction in man." New England Journal of Medicine ... "A scintiphotographic method for measuring left ventricular ejection fraction in man without cardiac catheterization." The ...
*  Dofetilide
September 1999). "Dofetilide in patients with congestive heart failure and left ventricular dysfunction. Danish Investigations ... September 1999). "Dofetilide in patients with congestive heart failure and left ventricular dysfunction. Danish Investigations ... dofetilide does not affect mortality in the treatment of patients post-myocardial infarction with left ventricular dysfunction ... some physicians use dofetilide in the suppression of atrial fibrillation in individuals with LV dysfunction, however use ...
*  Pulmonary embolism
McConnell MV, Solomon SD, Rayan ME, Come PC, Goldhaber SZ, Lee RT (1996). "Regional right ventricular dysfunction detected by ... specificity for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism in the setting of right ventricular dysfunction. Play media ... In massive and submassive PE, dysfunction of the right side of the heart may be seen on echocardiography, an indication that ... These include hypotension, cardiogenic shock, syncope, evidence of right heart dysfunction, and elevated cardiac enzymes. Some ...
*  Right heart strain
... (also right ventricular strain or RV strain) is a medical finding of right ventricular dysfunction where the ... Right Ventricular Strain ECG Library Right Ventricular Strain & Failure Video by Vanderbilt Emergency Medicine McConnell sign ... "Transthoracic echocardiography in the evaluation of pediatric pulmonary hypertension and ventricular dysfunction". Pulmonary ...
*  Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
Co-occurring tricuspid regurgitation or right ventricular dysfunction can cause hepatomegaly to develop. In typical anatomy, ... On EKG, right axis deviation and right ventricular hypertrophy are common, but not indicative of HLHS. Chest x-ray may show a ...
*  Liquid ventilator
"Rapid cooling preserves the ischaemic myocardium against mitochondrial damage and left ventricular dysfunction". Cardiovasc Res ...
*  Sarafotoxin
The bronchoconstriction is also caused by left ventricular dysfunction, caused by the SRTXs. Left ventricular relaxation is ... This peribronchial edema is likely caused by impairment of left ventricular relaxation, elevating microvascular hydrostatic ...
*  Ischemic cardiomyopathy
Myocardial imaging usually demonstrates left ventricular dilation, severe ventricular dysfunction, and multiple infarctions. ... A 2004 study showed the patients in that study who underwent ventricular restoration as well as a coronary artery bypass ... "Results of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting by a Single Surgeon Patients With Left Ventricular Ejection Fractions ≤30%". The ... "Coronary artery bypass with ventricular restoration is superior to coronary artery bypass alone in people with ischemic ...
*  Enalapril
... is used to treat hypertension, symptomatic heart failure, and asymptomatic left ventricular dysfunction. It has been ...
*  Heart failure
This type is also known as heart failure due to left ventricular systolic dysfunction or systolic heart failure. This type of ... There are two main types of heart failure: heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction and heart failure with normal ... In those with heart failure due to left ventricular dysfunction, angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin ... 3 April 2013). "Eplerenone, a selective aldosterone blocker, in patients with left ventricular dysfunction after myocardial ...
*  Aortic insufficiency
Cardiac chamber catheterization assists in assessing the severity of regurgitation and any left ventricular dysfunction. The ... and the degree of left ventricular dysfunction. Surgical treatment in asymptomatic patients has been recommended if the ... 0.3 cm2 Increased left ventricular size Chest X-ray can assist in making the diagnosis, showing left ventricular hypertrophy ... After ventricular systole, the pressure in the left ventricle decreases as it relaxes and begins to fill up with blood from the ...
*  Coxsackie virus and adenovirus receptor
"Detection of adenoviral genome in the myocardium of adult patients with idiopathic left ventricular dysfunction". Circulation. ... A role for CAR in arrhythmia susceptibility and ventricular fibrillation after myocardial infarction was shown in that CXADR ... or impaired left ventricular function of unknown origin. Patients exhibiting sudden death from acute myocardial infarction had ... earlier onset of ventricular arrhythmias, and increased susceptibility to arrhythmias. These findings were coordinate with a ...
*  Diabetic cardiomyopathy
One of the earliest signs is mild left ventricular diastolic dysfunction with little effect on ventricular filling. Also, the ... After the development of systolic dysfunction, left ventricular dilation and symptomatic heart failure, the jugular venous ... 2004). "Evidence of left ventricular dysfunction in asymptomatic elderly patients with non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus ... This endothelial dysfunction leads to impaired myocardial blood flow reserve as evidence by echocardiography. About 50% of ...
*  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Right ventricular dysfunction is also common in HFpEF patients, occurring in 20-35% of patients. This right ventricular ... Pulmonary Hypertension and Right Ventricular Dysfunction Most HFpEF patients exhibit pulmonary hypertension which is ... Right ventricular dysfunction in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: a systematic review and meta‐analysis. ... this is consistent with observed concentric ventricular hypertrophy and increased left ventricular mass. HFrEF cardiomyocytes ...
*  Fourth heart sound
... rather plans should be laid to stop the progression of whatever causes the underlying ventricular dysfunction. The S4 heart ...
*  Pump thrombosis
Right ventricular dysfunction, particularly in the early postoperative period, is likewise managed with lower pump speeds. ... Not all ventricular assist devices (VADs) are fully biocompatible, thus device thrombosis has always been a significant ... Typically, the device is an implanted blood pump such as a Left ventricular assist device. The malfunction is a blockage in the ... In contrast, the newer continuous flow left ventricular assist devices (CF LVAD) are much smaller and have smaller gaps between ...
*  NPR2
2004). "Utility of B-type natriuretic peptide as a screen for left ventricular dysfunction in patients with diabetes: response ... 2009). "Natriuretic peptide system gene variants are associated with ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass ...
*  NPR3
2009). "Natriuretic peptide system gene variants are associated with ventricular dysfunction after coronary artery bypass ...
*  Kawasaki disease
Other optional tests include: Electrocardiogram may show evidence of ventricular dysfunction or, occasionally, arrhythmia due ... This change in the vascular tone secondary to endothelial dysfunction. In addition, children with Kawasaki disease, with or ... and hepatic dysfunction. Myocarditis is common during this time, and a pericardial effusion may be present. Coronary arteritis ... of Kawasaki disease due to inflammation of the heart valve or inflammation of the heart muscle-induced myocardial dysfunction, ...
*  CXCL9
Altara R, Gu YM, Struijker-Boudier HA, Thijs L, Staessen JA, Blankesteijn WM (2015). "Left Ventricular Dysfunction and CXCR3 ... CXCL9, -10, -11 have proven to be valid biomarkers for the development of heart failure and left ventricular dysfunction, ...
*  PSMD7
... ventricular hypertrophy and Heart failure. Additionally, evidence is accumulating that the UPS plays an essential role in ... "Ubiquitin proteasome dysfunction in human hypertrophic and dilated cardiomyopathies". Circulation. 121 (8): 997-1004. doi: ...
*  Marathon
28 November 2006). "Myocardial injury and ventricular dysfunction related to training levels among non-elite participants in ... of weekly training before the race were most likely to show some heart damage or dysfunction, while runners who had done more ... study of non-elite Boston Marathon participants tested runners for certain proteins that indicate heart damage or dysfunction ( ...