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243 Possible Causes for Gallop Rhythm

  • High Output Heart Failure

    On the third day of life, she developed cardiac failure with gallop rhythm, hepatomegaly and a murmur in the anterior fontanel; an echocardiogram confirmed clinic aggravation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Gallop rhythm or third heart sound Oxygen saturations Respiratory rate Indicators of peripheral perfusion Consciousness level Peripheral skin temperature Central temperature[clinicaladvisor.com] […] undertaken, with particular emphasis being paid to the following points: Hemodynamic parameters and vital signs Blood pressure - adequate perfusion pressure Heart rate and rhythm[clinicaladvisor.com]

  • Toxic Myocarditis

    All patients presented with tachypnoea, tachycardia, sweating, gallop rhythm, pulmonary wheezing, rales and hepatomegaly.[bestbets.org] Heart sounds - soft S1 or S4 gallop rhythm. Signs of heart failure. Aetiology Infection Viral infection is the most common cause of acute myocarditis [ 2 ] .[patient.info] rhythm, persistent jugular venous distention, systemic hypotension, peripheral vascular disease Laboratory findings Hyponatremia, persistently elevated B-type natriuretic[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

  • Giant Cell Myocarditis

    Physical examination revealed cyanosis, difficulty in breathing, gallop rhythm, and shock.[jamanetwork.com]

  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

    Bilateral coarse crepitations and a gallop rhythm were heard on auscultation of her chest.[emj.bmj.com] A gallop rhythm with a holosystolic murmur (intensity 4/6, loudest heard at the apex) was noticed.[signavitae.com] After initial improvement for the next 10 hrs she again desaturated and developed sinus tachycardia of 140 beats per minute and gallop rhythm.[ijaweb.org]

  • Bacterial Myocarditis

    Cardiac findings include, gallop rhythm, and an apical systolic murmur of mitral insufficiency. In patients with associated pericardial disease, a rub may be noted.[slideshare.net] .  Tachycardia, hypotension, gallop rhythm, and cardiac murmur.  Associated findings may include a rash or evidence of end organ involvement such as hepatitis or aseptic[slideshare.net]

  • Fungal Myocarditis

    Heart sounds - soft S1 or S4 gallop rhythm. Signs of heart failure. Aetiology Infection Viral infection is the most common cause of acute myocarditis [ 2 ] .[patient.info]

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    The major criteria include: Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea Distention of neck veins Crepitations Cardiomegaly Acute pulmonary edema S3 gallop rhythm Increased venous pressure[symptoma.com] There may be a gallop rhythm due to presence of S3 (see also the separate Heart Auscultation article) or murmurs of mitral or aortic valve disease.[patient.info]

  • Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

    rhythm, edema, ascites or hepatomegaly).[symptoma.com] rhythm, persistent jugular venous distention, systemic hypotension, peripheral vascular disease Laboratory findings Hyponatremia, persistently elevated B-type natriuretic[clevelandclinicmeded.com] […] most common reason for consulting a cardiologist is pulmonary causes with cardiomegaly (47% of cases), followed by abnormal findings on a physical exam (either a murmur, gallop[symptoma.com]

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Oxygen saturation is usually Assess for a gallop rhythm (3rd heart sound) and murmurs suggestive of valve stenosis or regurgitation.[patient.info]

  • Secondary Cardiomyopathy

    rhythm, persistent jugular venous distention, systemic hypotension, peripheral vascular disease Laboratory findings Hyponatremia, persistently elevated B-type natriuretic[clevelandclinicmeded.com] Features Clinical findings Increased age, male gender, ischemic heart disease, diabetes, syncope, right heart failure symptoms, symptomatic ventricular arrhythmias, persistent gallop[clevelandclinicmeded.com]

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