THE DISPLACEMENT OF THE ABSOLUTE HEART DULLNESS TO THE LEFT AS A SIGN OF RIGHT VENTRICLE HYPERTROPHY
- cardioptosis. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p370
A definition of the term "cadioptosis," which refers to heart prolapse is presented.
- ectocardia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p722
A definition of the medical term "ectocardia," which refers to the displacement of the heart, is presented.
- An ominous pair of cardiac test results. // Cortlandt Forum;5/25/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p25
Reports on the cardiac test results on patients with left ventricular hypertrophy in New York. Inclusion of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors; Indication of the test results; Percentage rate of mortality with CVD.
- Current perspectives in genetic cardiovascular disorders: from basic to clinical aspects. Kawashiri, Masa-aki; Hayashi, Kenshi; Konno, Tetsuo; Fujino, Noboru; Ino, Hidekazu; Yamagishi, Masakazu // Heart & Vessels;Mar2014, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p129
We summarize recent advances in the clinical genetics of hypercholesterolemia, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), and lethal arrhythmia, all of which are monogenic cardiovascular diseases being essential to understanding the heart and circulatory pathophysiology. Among the issues of...
- trochocardia. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p2379
A definition of the medical term "trochocardia," which refers to the rotary displacement of the heart on its axis, is presented.
- Natriuretic peptide receptor B signaling in the cardiovascular system: protection from cardiac hypertrophy. Pagel-Langenickel, Ines; Buttgereit, Jens; Bader, Michael; Langenickel, Thomas H. // Journal of Molecular Medicine;Aug2007, Vol. 85 Issue 8, p797
Natriuretic peptides (NP) represent a family of structurally homologous but genetically distinct peptide hormones involved in regulation of fluid and electrolyte balance, blood pressure, fat metabolism, cell proliferation, and long bone growth. Recent work suggests a role for natriuretic peptide...
- Mind the store: modulating Ca2+ reuptake with a leaky sarcoplasmic reticulum. Louch, William E.; Lyon, Alexander R. // Cardiovascular Research;May2013, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p165
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- A 30-year-old athlete felled by syncope. Cheng, Tsung O. // Cortlandt Forum;04/25/98, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p217
Describes the case of a 30-year-old physician and athlete diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). Man's episode of syncope; Results of the man's physical examination; Genetics of HCM; Clinical manifestations of HCM; Prevention of sudden death in HCM.
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: From ï¿½Heart Tumourï¿½ to a Complex Molecular Genetic Disorder. Doolan, Alessandra; Nguyen, Lan; Semsarian, Christopher // Heart, Lung & Circulation;Mar2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p15
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a disorder which has fascinated clinicians for many years. The remarkable diversity in clinical presentations, ranging from no symptoms to severe heart failure and sudden cardiac death, illustrates the complexity of this disorder. Over the last decade, major...