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A 29-year-old female asked about a 63-year-old male:

my father has undergone 2d echo procedure, it says left ventricular hypertrophy. what should we do?

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Dr. Payam Mehranpour
Cardiology 23 years experience
BP control : Most common cause of LVH is high blood pressure. Control of BP is very important. There are other causes such as genetics however much less common. If thickness is severe, further treatments may be tecommended.

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Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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