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I have tested eco color doppler report says:
1. Anterolateral and inferolateral hypokinesia
2. Mild lv dysfunction?
Heart: And your 37? It looks like parts of your heart muscle are weakened and are not contracting properly, this of course will need to be addressed by your treating physician to determine the cause. ...Read more
Is there a difference in LV Diastolic dysfunction and Mild
LV Diastolic dysfunction ?
What are the stages and does it always progress?
LVDD grading subject: The subjective scale of diastolic dysfunction: absent - mild - moderate - severe. Diastolic dysfunction is usually related to "stiffness" of the heart, which in turn, is attributed to the pressure of the blood flowing back to the heart that it has to deal with (diastolic blood pressure & pulmonary artery pressure). Depending on condition, the right medication can keep it from progressing. TTYD. ...Read more
CAN YOU PLEASE GIVE THE REASONS FOR GLOBAL HYPOKINESIA OF LV IN INFANTS dilated chambers ,mild MR mild TR/ mild PAH, severe lv dysfunction?
Sick heart: The things you describe are the description of a very sick heart. Anytime thee is severe left ventricular dysfunction, the heart is not working well. There are numerous things from infections to metabolic abnormalities to autoimmune problems that can cause the ventricular dysfunction. Need a lot more information as to what is going on before can venture a guess in this case. ...Read more
My echo says the following: " there is lvh with diastolic dysfunction and 57% lv ef. There is inferior wall hypokinesis ". What does this mean ?
Explanation: Lvh left ventricular hypertrophy which is thickening of the heart muscle wall. Diastolic dysfunction.. There is systole which is the squeezing phase and diastolic which is the relaxing phase. Lvef left ventricular, ejection fraction is a calculation of heart squeeze 55-65%!is in the normal range at 57% the bottom heart wall is called inferior and the hypokinesis is a part not the best squeeze. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My dad is suffering from copd, dilated cardiomyopathy, pulmunary edema , global hypokinesis of lv, severe lv dysfunction, lvef of 25%, moderate to sev?
Cardiologist says very reassuringEcho?
Trans V gradient 8mmHg LV Dimensionally Normal preserved Systolic Doppler Mild LV Diastolic dysfunction. Agree?
Echocardiogram: The findings are not normal but have to be judged in context of your mitral valve repair. The abnormalities described are not hemodynamically significant and won't impact your performance status. I can understand why your cardiologist is reassured by your echocardiogram. ...Read more
F age 60
right side paralyzed.
mild senule calcific artic scleros with mild ar.
Mild lv systolic dysfunction.
Mild generalized hypokiensia
ECHO report....: Echo report consistant with possible embolic stroke. Ekg would be helpful. Mom may need coumadin, (warfarin) but in the early stages of the stroke, heparin. There is a large risk of bleeding, so that is why they need to monitor her carefully. No veggitation on the valves, so no sbe. She might have thrown a clot. No evidence of paradoxical emboli either. ...Read more
I am a cardiac patient with LV systolic Dysfunction diagnosed in november 2013. I feel pain in my shoulders while walking.
. My echo came back no findings of LV hypertophy and no HCM but LV diastolic dysfunction with filling. Not exact words. Father has HCM?
These are good: results but I suspect you would benefit from treatment of your diastolic dysfunction. Discuss these concerns with your health care provider. ...Read more
Echo : Mild LV Diastolic Dysfunction have trivial Regurgitation all other valves are good as is right Heart.
Can LVDD be reversed with exercise ?
My mother is having mild LVH & grade 1 LV diastolic dysfunction. she dosnt have history of HTN. but last wk seen 170/100.plz do reply cause & cure.
Data: Sorry but things aren't as simple as you hope. Your Mom needs to see a doctor to be evaluated as to what and why things are going on as well as to treatment. Be sure you and Mom get an explanation from the Doc what is going on and what the treatment can do. CURE is not something we often accomplish. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mother in law suffering from severe global hupokinesia of LV, Severe LV systolic dysfunction, Moderate mitral regurgitation, Mild Aortic reg,sv PAH?
Heart Failure: Unfortunately it appears that your mother in law is suffering from advanced congestive heart failure and needs aggressive medical treatment and follow up beyond the scope of this forum. A dedicated heart failure program in your area at an academic hospital is a good place to start. Good luck!! ...Read more
Weakness of heart: When the left ventricle fails to pump normally dysfunction is present. The two common types include poor ejection of blood from a weak and enlarged heart or poor filling of the heart from a stiff muscle wall. Myocardial ischema is a common cause but there are many other causes including those secondary to valve dysfunction, hypertension, alcohol use, viral infection and miscellaneous causes. ...Read more
Kidney dysfunction: It depends on the cause of the kidney dysfunction. If its due to medications, dehydration or another reversible cause, then yes, it can often reverse. If its due to chronic scaring of the kidneys from hypertension, diabetes or glomerulonephritis (inflammation of the filtering part of the kidneys), then it is often a chronic non-reversible condition. ...Read more
Many people do: Sacroiliac joint is the most complex joint in the spine. It moves in six planes of motion and is l shaped. Has innervation from the back and in the front. It can become misaligned and cause a lot of pain due to abnormal friction of ilium on sacrum. In someone young like you it is usually due to pelvic imbalance from short leg syndrome or psoas muscle spasm. ...Read more