ventricular aneurysm


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Related to ventricular aneurysm: pericarditis, False ventricular aneurysm
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Noun1.ventricular aneurysm - a localized dilation or protrusion on the wall of the left ventricle of the heart (occurring after a myocardial infarction)ventricular aneurysm - a localized dilation or protrusion on the wall of the left ventricle of the heart (occurring after a myocardial infarction)
aneurism, aneurysm - a cardiovascular disease characterized by a saclike widening of an artery resulting from weakening of the artery wall
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The left ventriculogram showed normal contraction of all segments with no dissection, left ventricular aneurysm, or mitral regurgitation.
We aimed to demonstrate that this modified biomaterial may be used for SVR to restore the cardiac function of rats with ventricular aneurysm.
Pseudoinfarct patterns on electrocardiogram mimicking myocardial infarction are seen in clinical conditions like pericarditis, myocarditis, ventricular aneurysm, takotsubo cardiomyopathy, early repolarization, and cardiac memory.
It has been reported that poor collateral development is associated with larger infarct size, increased mortality, higher rates of ventricular aneurysm, and arrhythmia [12-16].
A left ventricular aneurysm (LVA) refers to a dyskinetic area of the ventricular wall with a broad neck; this distinguishes it from a pseudoaneurysm (1).
Giant Left Ventricular Aneurysm, Perception of the Radiologist: Case Report
Successful operative correction of intrapulmonary rupture of a post-traumatic left ventricular aneurysm: documentation of complete spontaneous closure of an associated ventricular septal defect.
Nearly a quarter of our patients had a low ejection fraction with a median of 29.4% and 17.6% had a ventricular aneurysm. As the patients hospitalized with myocardial rupture were with multiple comorbiditics, the in-hospital mortality in our case was 100%.
Patients with history of chronic renal failure redo coronary bypass surgery valvular disease thyroid disease ventricular aneurysm and treatment with beta-blockers were excluded from the study of EF.Results: Two hundred and ninety nine patients were male and 149 were female and their age varied between 38 and 85 and their mean age was 615.
Distribution of complications of acute coronary syndrome in our population Variables n (%) Heart failure 98 (28.1) Cardiogenic shock 22 (6.3) Cardiac arrhythmias 42 (12.1) Atrioventricular block 26 (7.5) Ventricular aneurysm 9 (2.2) Ventricular septal defect 1 (0.3) Cardiac thrombosis 28 (8.5) Stroke 8 (2.4) Data are presented as number (percentage) Table 4.
Treatment of heart failure in CD is similar to the general approach in left ventricular dysfunction from other causes but early consideration to the use of oral anticoagulation is warranted due to the high thromboembolic risk in patients with left ventricular aneurysm.
Left ventricular aneurysm (LVA) is a mechanical complication of an acute transmural myocardial infarction (AMI).