TITLE

FIBROPLASTIC PARIETAL ENDOCARDITIS WITH EOSINOPHILIA

AUTHOR(S)
Gould, Lawrence; Reddy, C. V. Ramana; Chua, Windell; Swamy, C. R. Narayana; Dorismond, Jean-Claude
PUB. DATE
November 1977
SOURCE
Angiology;Nov1977, Vol. 28 Issue 11, p779
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A 44-year-old woman with marked eosinophilia, leukocytosis, congestive heart failure, and the murmur of mitral stenosis had a restrictive type of pulse contour at cardiac catheterization. A right atrial angiogram revealed a huge right atrium, a small right ventricle, and a dilated contractile outflow tract consistent with the diagnosis of Loeffler's endocarditis. A marked conduction delay at the atrial level was demonstrated by His bundle electrogram studies.
ACCESSION #
16443696

 

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