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769 Possible Causes for Cardiomegaly, Heart Murmur

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    Chest radiograph showed cardiomegaly; electrocardiogram showed left ventricular hypertrophy and echocardiography revealed dilated cardiomyopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There may also be a fast or slow heart beat and the doctor may hear an abnormal heart sound (heart murmur) through a stethoscope, or a large heart may be visible on an x-[chfed.org.uk] Cardiomegaly with marked biventricular dilation and fibrosis were noticeable histopathological findings.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    The medical term for this condition is cardiomegaly, although most patients will hear that their hearts are enlarged or dilated .[heart-valve-surgery.com] A heart murmur is a sound created by turbulent blood flow through narrowed or leaking heart valves or through abnormal heart structures.[merckmanuals.com] In the latter case, it may show cardiomegaly, edema, and other findings suggestive of congestive heart failure.[symptoma.com]

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    Plain radiograph pericardial calcification pulmonary oedema pulmonary ossification : due to mitral valve disease 4 cardiomegaly global cardiomegaly from a dilated cardiomyopathy[radiopaedia.org] murmur.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Oral prednisone is useful in patients with severe form of carditis, characterized by cardiomegaly and congestive heart failure.[symptoma.com]

  • Rheumatic Fever

    Chest X-ray: Chest X-ray will either be normal or will show signs of cardiomegaly, pulmonary edema and/or increased pulmonary vascularity.[symptoma.com] […] with arthritis, heart murmur or movement disorder.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 7-y-old girl presented with prolonged fever, arrhythmia and cardiomegaly during the treatment course of group A beta-haemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    Electrocardiogram showed right axis deviation, poor R-wave progression, and diffuse ST-segment elevation in the anterior leads, and cardiomegaly was observed by roentgenogram[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] heart murmur.[ucsfbenioffchildrens.org] In very few people with cardiomegaly and severe congestive heart failure , a heart transplant may be recommended.[m.webmd.com]

  • Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

    Key features of alcoholic cardiomyopathy are cardiac hypertrophy and ventricular dilatation, and the disease is manifested mainly as cardiomegaly, congestive heart failure[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chest examination may reveal heart murmur. Due to fluid retention excessive swelling in the lower extremities and other parts of the body takes place.[ic.steadyhealth.com] Alcoholic cardiomyopathy is characterized by cardiomegaly, disruptions of myofibrillary architecture, reduced myocardial contractility, decreased ejection fraction, and enhanced[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Mitral Valve Stenosis

    […] cases · Acute rheumatic fever (ARF) pancarditis o Mitral valve most commonly involved valve o Followed by mitral and aortic together o Then by aortic alone · Acute phase cardiomegaly[learningradiology.com] In most cases, you can't prevent heart murmurs.[webmd.com] Many times, a doctor will first notice your child has a heart murmur.[stlouischildrens.org]

  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency

    […] rumble at the apex Bisferien's pulse (widely notched arterial pulse, sometimes palpable) Electrocardiogram Left ventricular hypertrophy Left atrial enlargement Chest X-ray Cardiomegaly[echocardiology.org] The main sign of heart valve disease is an unusual heartbeat sound called a heart murmur. Your doctor can hear a heart murmur with a stethoscope.[icdlist.com] Chest x-ray revealed cardiomegaly to left and inferior and an electrocardiogram indicated left ventricular hypertrophy.[cardiothoracicsurgery.biomedcentral.com]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Autopsy showed mild cardiomegaly with microscopic foci of myocardial fibrosis and extensive contraction band necrosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The possibility of traumatic ventricular septal defect should be considered in all multiple-trauma patients who develop a new heart murmur, even when overt chest-wall injury[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After 2 months of CHM treatment, the follow-up chest X-ray showed great improvements in pulmonary edema and cardiomegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Primary Cardiomyopathy

    Pulmonary venous congestion No cardiomegaly No or mild cardiomegaly Hemodynamics Normal or high EDP, low EF, diffusely dilated hypokinetic ventricles AV valve regurgitation[msdmanuals.com] Cardiomyopathy may lead to heart failure, blood clots, a heart murmur, and cardiac arrest.[fortherecordmag.com] Is there a personal history of heart murmur? Is there a personal history of elevated blood pressure?[aafp.org]

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