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Doctor insights on: Enlarged Left Ventrical

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What is enlarged left atria mean?

What is enlarged left atria mean?

Left atrial enlargem: Left atrium is the chamber the blood enters after flowing through the lungs. If its enlarged, there may be problems related to the pressure or volume of blood flow through the chamber. Many things can cause this, best to discuss with your doctor for your specifics. ...Read more

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Left ventricular cavityy size is mildly enlarged, should I be concerned?

Left ventricular cavityy size is mildly enlarged, should I be concerned?

More info needed: That depends on many additional pieces of information, such as your body size, clinical history, other structural circumstances of the heart, past medical history, function of the heart. If you are aware that you lv cavity size is mildly enlarged, you have had cardiac imaging; i recommend discussing this with your cardiologist for an accurate answer. ...Read more

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Does having a enlarged right supraclavicular more concerning than the left?

Does having a enlarged right supraclavicular more concerning than the left?

No: That's a superstition. Actually, a big node at the medial end of the left clavicle, where the thoracic duct drains into the jugular vein is a common sign that one has carcinoma and it's too late -- so no hurry in getting diagnosed. Pathological nodes are obviously abnormal -- rock hard, or grow very big, or are stuck to something they shouldn't be. ...Read more

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I have problem in my testical left testical havig soiling and enlarge since long time what shold i do?

See Urologist: This is not normal, and should be examined. You should see your dr, an urgent care dr, or a urologist for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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How dangerous is an enlarged left atrium?

How dangerous is an enlarged left atrium?

The size is : Not the problem, the issue is what caused it to become large. Significant mitral regurgitation is a possibility as is hypertension. An enlarged left atrium increases the risk for atrial fibrillation. See your doctor ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of left atrial enlargement?

What are the symptoms of left atrial enlargement?

Left atrial enlargem: Left atrial enlargement itself has no symptoms. If there is pathology like mitral insufficiency or mitral stenosis associated with left atrial enlargement, the symptoms are produced by the physiology of the pathologic lesion. ...Read more

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In the past week and half my left testicle has enlarged and is hard to the touch it presents with no pain , just minor discomfort 42 male

In the past week and half my left testicle has enlarged and is hard to the touch it presents with no pain , just minor discomfort 42 male

This : This could be many things, but you need to make sure it is not something serious. Many cases of testicular cancer can present in this fashion. A scrotal ultrasound, which uis a painless type of imaging that does not involve radiation, should be done as soon as possible. I strongly recommend seeing your primary care physician or an urologist as soon as possible to have this enlargement evaluated further. ...Read more

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I had a hemi thyroidectomy (right side) because I had a tumor. Shouldn't I be on medication if now the left one is enlarged and overcompensating ? I

I had a hemi thyroidectomy (right side) because I had a tumor. Shouldn't I be on medication if now the left one is enlarged and overcompensating ? I

Need Blood Test/ultr: You need a ultrasound and tsh, freet4, T3 (liothyronine) levels and you may or may not need a boipsy of the left lobe of thyroid to find the proper treatment consult your endocrinologist if you have not done so. ...Read more

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I am a female age 30,TX.My right lymph nodes have been enlarged for the past 3yrs.Recently I have found a sm. NEW growth slightly lower on the left si?

I am a female age 30,TX.My right lymph nodes have been enlarged for the past 3yrs.Recently I have found a sm. NEW growth slightly lower on the left si?

Where are they?: We need to know more about the location of the nodes and the presence of symptoms because we can venture to give you an educated guess. Having said that, I believe it is time for you to consult your family doctor to get this checked out. ...Read more

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Why is my left submandibular gland enlarged?

Why is my left submandibular gland enlarged?

Several reasons: There are several possible reasons including infection, inflammation, stone and even tumors. It needs evaluation by an ENT specialist and an MRI of the gland may be needed as well. ...Read more

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What could have caused my left tonsil to be enlarged?

What could have caused my left tonsil to be enlarged?

Infection? Tumor?: The cause for a single tonsil to enlarge can be related to the positioning of the bed where the tonsil sits producing an illusion of a large single tonsil or it can be related to tumors such as in conditions of lymphoma or even tonsil cancer. Most cases, it is not worrisome, but should be sorted out by your ent. ...Read more

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I have an enlarged tonsil only on left side, what to do?

I have an enlarged tonsil only on left side, what to do?

Have it checked: If your tonsils have always been like that, it is less likely to be anything serious. However, having asymmetric tonsils in an adult is a reason to do a tonsillectomy. This is to make sure that the enlargement isn't caused by cancer. Please see your doctor to be evaulated. ...Read more

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Left ovary is enlarged measures 6*4cm size with a anechoic lesion within it?

Left ovary is enlarged measures 6*4cm size with a anechoic lesion within it?

Ovarian problem: The doc who is handling your case should advise you on what to do next. It will depend on the appearance of the ovarian lesion in which case observation with repeat study in 3 months or removal may be indicated. ...Read more

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Pain in axillary area in two sides with enlargement lymph node in the left side?

Pain in axillary area in two sides with enlargement lymph node in the left side?

Lymphadenopathy : Lymphadenopathy is the enlargement of lymph nodes. Usually lymph nodes increase in size in response to infection or inflammation somewhere. But If bilateral you worry about something more systemic. See MD for a biopsy. ...Read more

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How sever is enlargement of my left ventriclethe echo end diastolic measure is 6.3 cm?

How sever is enlargement of my left ventriclethe echo end diastolic measure is 6.3 cm?

End diastolic volume: End diastolic volume is a better estimate of cardiac enlargement as it typically uses to orthogonal traced planes for estimation. ...Read more