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  1. Exercise Tolerance Testing

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    Any condition where left ventricular output is reduced - eg, aortic stenosis or hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM). Active systemic illness. Abnormal baseline ECG (eg, bundl...

  2. Cardiac Catheterisation

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    Septal infarction by alcohol injection for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM). Right heart catheterisation This is performed by the venous route, via the femoral, interna...

  3. Sudden Cardiac Death in Young People

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    Their data show that 36% of all sudden deaths in this registry are attributed to confirmed cardiovascular causes, of which the most frequent are hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (36%), congenit...

  4. Heart Murmurs in Children

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    Most murmurs are systolic and location of a systolic murmur can point toward specific cardiac diagnosis as described in the table below: Upper left sternal border Pulmonary stenosis (PS...

  5. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

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    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, Cardiomyopathy is defined as a 'myocardial disorder in which heart muscle is structurally and functionally abnormal without coronary artery disease...

  6. Physical Training

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    Other heart disease: Strenuous exercise should be avoided in aortic stenosis and hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM) as it can cause sudden death . Hypertension is onl...

  7. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

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    Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy, What happens in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy? In hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) the heart muscle becomes thicken...

  8. Cardiomyopathies

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    Cardiomyopathies, Causes include: ischaemic, alcoholic, toxic, thyroid disorders , valvular, familial/genetic and idiopathic. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy : the second m...

  9. Dilated Cardiomyopathy

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    Dilated Cardiomyopathy, There are four main types: Dilated cardiomyopathy - where the heart enlarges (dilates). Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - where t...

  10. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

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    Restrictive Cardiomyopathy, Cardiomyopathy is defined as a 'myocardial disorder in which heart muscle is structurally and functionally abnormal without coronary artery disease, hyperten...

  11. Dilated Cardiomyopathies

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    Dilated Cardiomyopathies, There are separate articles which discuss Cardiomyopathies , Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy , Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopa...

  12. Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy

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    Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy, There are separate articles which discuss Cardiomyopathies , Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy , Dilated Cardiomyo...

  13. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, What is chronic obstructive pulmonary disease? Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a general term which includes the co...

  14. Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome

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    Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Because there can also be these episodes of hypopnoea, doctors sometimes use the term 'obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome'. Wha...

  15. Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome

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    Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome, Synonyms: obstructive sleep apnoea/hypopnoea syndrome (OSAHS), OSA ( NB : sometimes 'apnoea' is spelt 'apnea') The widely ac...

  16. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is characterised by airflow obstruction that is not fully reversible. , chronic obstructive...

  17. Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

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    Infantile Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis, Synonyms: congenital hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, hypertrophic pyloric stenosis Pathogenesis This condition is caused by...

  18. Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome in Children

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    Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome in Children, Synonym: obstructive sleep apnoea, OSA See also separate Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome article . , obstruct...

  19. Nitrates

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    For example: hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy , aortic stenosis , constrictive pericarditis , mitral stenosis or closed-angle glaucoma .

  20. Pulmonary Oedema

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    Any disease of the heart that weakens or stiffens the heart muscle ( hypertrophic cardiomyopathy or dilated cardiomyopathy ). Leaking or narrowed heart valves (mitral ...