hepatojugular reflux


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Noun1.hepatojugular reflux - a venous reflux occurring in congestive heart failure
reflux - an abnormal backward flow of body fluids
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Abbreviations HF: Heart failure HJR: Hepatojugular reflux RAP: Right atrial pressure TR: Tricuspid regurgitation OR: Odds ratio ROC: Receiver operator characteristic curve AUC: Area under curve NYHA: New York Heart Association PASP: Pulmonary artery systolic pressure PCWP: Pulmonary capillary wedge pressure IVC: Inferior vena cava BMI: Body mass index LVAD: Left ventricular assist device ESCAPE: Evaluation Study of Congestive Heart Failure and Pulmonary Artery Catheterization Effectiveness.
Goldberger, "Hepatojugular reflux: useful in the bedside diagnosis of tricuspid regurgitation," Annals of Internal Medicine, vol.
Systolic Function in Heart Failure Patients Clinical Characteristics Preserved Impaired Paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea 30.5% 36.9% NYHA class III heart failure 63.2% 55.3% Night cough 11.9% 6.1% 2+ ankle edema 34.9% 26.2% [S.sub.3] gallop 11.5% 21.3% Hepatojugular reflux 2.4% 5.5% Source: Dr.