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12 Possible Causes for Cerebral Embolism, Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness, P Mitrale

  • Cardiomyopathy

    […] markedly longer chordae tendineae (DCM-lowMR: 24 [20-26] mm; controls: 14 [13-16] mm; P 0.01) and larger anterior leaflets (DCM-lowMR: 30 [27-31] mm; controls: 22 [20-24] mm; P[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Thromboembolic events Nonfatal embolic events occurred in 5 patients (5.0%; 1.1%/year), including cerebral (n 3), myocardial (n 1), and renal infarction (n 1).[onlinejacc.org] Four DCM patients with moderate-severe MR had unbalanced remodeling, such as excessive LV dilatation, short anterior mitral leaflets, and short chordae tendineae.The development[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    P., Rouf, R., Habashi, J. & Dietz, H. C. Mitral valve disease in Marfan syndrome and related disorders. J. Cardiovasc. Transl. Res. 4, 741–747 (2011). 134. Chang, S.[doi.org] Complications congestive heart failure sudden cardiac death from arrhythmia aortic valve regurgitation calcified cerebral embolism Heyde syndrome valvular heart disease general[radiopaedia.org]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    […] markedly longer chordae tendineae (DCM-lowMR: 24 [20-26] mm; controls: 14 [13-16] mm; P 0.01) and larger anterior leaflets (DCM-lowMR: 30 [27-31] mm; controls: 22 [20-24] mm; P[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] \mathrm{d}t\) ⁠ ), and mitral regurgitation (MR) before and after biventricular pacing as well as when pacing was suspended for 4 weeks.[doi.org] Major cardiac findings include cardiomegaly, quiet precordium, tachycardia, gallop rhythm (S 3 and/or S 4 ), accentuated P-2, and murmurs of mitral and tricuspid regurgitation[transplantbuddies.org]

  • Large Ventricular Septal Defect

    Neither diagnosis of TBA or TGA/VSD nor any associated anatomical feature (including aortic arch obstruction, unusual coronary anatomy, great artery relationship, or mitral[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] multivariate analysis, factors associated with mortality were the presence of preoperative IPPV for pneumonia (P .006) and the need for peritoneal dialysis following surgery (P[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    Lancellotti P, Gerard PL, Pierard LA. Long-term outcome of patients with heart failure and dynamic functional mitral regurgitation.[emedicine.com] . – Cerebral and peripheral thrombo-embolic complications. – Infection is the most frequent complication in patients with a mechanical circulatory support system.[doi.org] At times, patients can present with altered mental status due to cerebral hypoperfusion.[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Tetralogy of Fallot

    Causes Pulmonary hypertension Mitral stenosis Pulmonary embolism Chronic lung disease (cor pulmonale) Congenital heart disease (e.g.[litfl.com] These blood clots may cause the blood supply to the brain (cerebral infarctions) to be interrupted temporarily.[rarediseases.org] However, the presence of incomplete / complete RBBB with a tall R wave in V1, right axis deviation of 110 or more and supporting criteria (such as RV strain pattern or P pulmonale[litfl.com]

  • Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

    Figure 3 Fig 3: ECG done 3 months after discharge showing sinus rhythm and broad bifid P waves.[ispub.com] CXR showed upper lobe diversion, pulmonary congestion and a globular cardiomegaly with mitralization of the left heart border.[ispub.com] Figure 2 Fig 2: flow across the mitral valve in the apical four chamber view, showing mitral regurgitation. LA left atrium, LV left ventricle, RJ regurgitant jet.[ispub.com]

  • Endocardial Cushion Defect

    A-com: anterior commissure; AO: aorta; MR: mitral regurgitation; P-com: posterior commissure. 3. [jpccs.jp] embolism, and ventricular wall damage, surgical debulking becomes the mainstay of the treatment. [10] Cardiac echinococcosis should be included in the differential diagnosis[lungindia.com] Embolism: Is Tricuspid Valve Endocarditis the Culprit?[scitechnol.com]

  • Rheumatic Fever

    Cerebral embolism. Chest. 1986; 89(Suppl):82-98S. 571. Anon. Doubts about dipyridamole as an antithrombotic drug. Drug Ther Bull. 1984; 22:25-8. 572.[drugs.com] Klein HO, Sareli P, Schamroth CL, et al. Effects of atenolol on exercise capacity in patients with mitral stenosis with sinus rhythm. Am J Cardiol 1985;56:598–601.[doi.org] Cerebral embolism. Chest. 1986; 89(Suppl):82-98S. 571. Anon. Doubts about dipyridamole as an antithrombotic drug. Drug Ther Bull. 1984; 22:25-8. [PubMed 6368165] 572.[web.archive.org]

  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

    Lesieur O, Lorillard R, Ha Thi H, Dudeffant P, Ledain L.[doi.org] embolism with hemiplegia, aphasia, and incoordination [26] mesenteric artery occlusion with an acute abdomen secondary to bowel infarction and acute myocardial infarction[dx.doi.org] […] vascular accidents and peripheral arterial embolism may also occur.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]