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A 31-year-old male asked:

cardio echo shows that there is a mild dilated left ventricular. all others are normal. is it sign of dilated cadiomyopathy or due to my hypertension.

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Could be: early sign of left ventricular hypertrophy caused by your hypertension. It is very important to control your blood pressure to avoid heart disease.

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Last updated Apr 9, 2015

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