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14 Possible Causes for Impaired Exercise Tolerance, Increased Area of Cardiac Dullness, Sudden Death

  • Congestive Heart Failure

    The basic pharmacology of PDE inhibitors is presented and the use of PDE-3 inhibitors for the treatment of heart failure causing an increase in sudden death is also reviewed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The impairment of exercise tolerance indicated by NYHA classification was markedly improved by PD for both groups.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Numerous mechanisms unrelated to hemodynamic dysfunction may underlie impaired exercise tolerance in patients with chronic heart failure.[doi.org]

  • Cardiomyopathy

    A thorough family history of juvenile sudden death, ventricular arrhythmias and ICD implants should always be sought.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] METHODS: Two cases of sudden cardiac death owing to ARVC were reported.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Sudden Death Risk A major impetus in HCM has been the identification of those patients at increased risk for sudden death.[doi.org]

  • Aortic Valve Stenosis

    death. 1,4–6 Several studies have attempted to ascertain the risk of sudden death in the population of asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis.[doi.org] The occurrence of AS-related events (sudden death, congestive heart failure or new onset of symptoms) within two years was recorded prospectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] death without previous cardiac decompensation.[annals.org]

  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    The patient presented with sudden arrhythmic death and survived with permanent anoxic brain injury.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In the family, there was a strong family history of DCM and sudden cardiac death in four generations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ischemic Cardiomyopathy

    KEYWORDS: Cardiac magnetic resonance; Non-ischemic cardiomyopathy; Sudden cardiac death[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The cardinal manifestations of HF are dyspnea and fatigue, which may limit exercise tolerance, and fluid retention, which may lead to pulmonary congestion and peripheral edema[doi.org] Beta-blockers may avert sudden death in heart failure.[symptoma.com]

  • Primary Cardiomyopathy

    death, Cardiomegaly Functional AV valve regurgitation S3 and/or S4 Exertional dyspnea, angina, syncope, sudden death Systolic murmur mitral regurgitation murmur, S4 Bifid[msdmanuals.com] Clinically overt hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is the most common cause of sudden unexpected death in childhood.[patient.info] Arrhythmias represent the major cause of death in these patients causing sudden death.[histopathology-india.net]

  • Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy

    The frequency of alcoholic cardiomyopathy among victims of sudden death suggests that alcoholic cardiomyopathy is a risk factor for sudden cardiac death.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract The morphologic features of alcoholic cardiomyopathy in human sudden death compared with those of experimental alcoholic cardiomyopathy (6 weeks of alcohol administration[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Seven hundred fifty-two cases of instantaneous sudden cardiac death were studied.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Heart Disease

    Manifestations range from subclinical to sudden death (death, sudden).[icd9data.com] The first symptom of undiagnosed coronary disease is sudden death in almost one-third of patients with the disease.[baltimoresun.com] The latter, characterized by an uncontrolled and uncoordinated contraction of the ventricles (the lower chambers of the heart), can induce sudden death.[britannica.com]

  • Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

    Sudden deaths during the course of PPCM are reported to be elevated, the underlying mechanisms remains unknown.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Aggressive use of implantable defibrillators has significantly reduced the risk of sudden death in these patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] KEYWORDS: Peripartum cardiomyopathy; Sudden cardiac death; Ventricular tachyarrhythmia; Wearable cardioverter/defibrillator[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Toxic Myocarditis

    Kussmaul's sign A paradoxical increase in venous distention and pressure during inspiration. Finding associated with cardiac tamponade.[atsu.edu] Although sudden unexpected death in children and young people has been scarcely studied, a significant proportion (16%) of all sudden deaths and a considerable percentage[synapse.koreamed.org] There have been sudden deaths associated with exceptional physical exertion in patients with viral illnesses.[gpnotebook.co.uk]

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