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Mild anterior hypokinesis

A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Purice
16 years experience
2 things: 1. A relatively normal EF bit with possibly some focal hypokinesis may suggest ischemic heart disease. 2. The other reported findings on your heart v... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sameer Azhak
Cardiology 20 years experience
What's the question?: This result indicates a blockage with resultant heart muscle damage (prior heart attack) likely involving an artery known as the "LAD". In this parti... Read More
Dr. Raeford Brown
Anesthesiology 42 years experience
Coronary disease: These findings could reflect coronary disease with the possible suggestion of an old myocardial infarction. If the patient is 27 years old an evaluat... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Wall hypokinesis: I assume your are talking about your heart. It means that these parts of your heart are not squeezing well when it beats. Can be due to an old heart ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
How old is he?: We need more history. Was he symptomatic / or a casual observation. Apical hypokinesis is decresed participation of apex of heart in the contractile f... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
May not: Require therapy. This just means the wall of the heart between the pumping chambers may not be functioning perfectly. If the rest of the heart is ok p... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
NO: That's not normal but often resolves over time - I assume you're on medical treatment and have been evaluated. Mild forms of dilated cardiomyopathy a... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Cardiomyopathy: Loss of heart muscle strength in the main pump of the heart. Most commonly from poor blood flow/heart attack/ cholesterol.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
Heart failure: Mild global hypokinesis refers to heart function where higher is better. Less than 50% is typically referred to as heart failure. However, there might... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Accurso
Radiology 30 years experience
By definition, if: Called mild hypokinesis, then it is abnormally decreased left ventricle wall motion. There is a range of normal, based on visual inspection, heart ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine 47 years experience
Heart: With this diagnosis you need to be under the supervision of a cardiologist and follow his advice.
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