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Cardiac papillary fibroelastoma: a comprehensive analysis of 725 cases.
BACKGROUND With the advent of echocardiography, cardiac papillary fibroelastoma (CPF) is being increasingly reported. The demographics, clinical characteristics, pathological features, treatment, andExpand
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Clinical, diagnostic, and management perspectives of aortic dissection.
The incidence of aortic dissection ranges from 5 to 30 cases per million people per year, depending on the prevalence of risk factors in the study population. Although the disease is uncommon, itsExpand
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Coronary artery fistulas: clinical and therapeutic considerations.
Coronary artery fistulas vary widely in their morphological appearance and presentation. These fistulas are congenital or acquired coronary artery abnormalities in which blood is shunted into aExpand
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HIV-Related pulmonary hypertension: analytic review of 131 cases.
OBJECTIVE To report two new cases of HIV-related pulmonary hypertension and to review and analyze the existing reports on the subject. METHOD Two new cases of HIV-related pulmonary hypertension areExpand
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Long QT syndrome: diagnosis and management.
  • I. Khan
  • Medicine
  • American heart journal
  • 2002
BACKGROUND Long QT syndrome (LQT) is characterized by prolongation of the QT interval, causing torsade de pointes and sudden cardiac death. The LQT is a disorder of cardiac repolarization caused byExpand
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Cardiac troponin I predicts myocardial dysfunction and adverse outcome in septic shock.
OBJECTIVE The objectives of this study were to determine myocardial injury in patients with septic shock by measuring serum cardiac troponin I (cTnI), to evaluate relationship between elevated cTnIExpand
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Hypertensive crisis: hypertensive emergencies and urgencies.
Hypertensive crisis is a serious condition that is associated with end-organ damage or may result in end-organ damage if left untreated. Causes of acute rises in blood pressure includeExpand
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Clinical and therapeutic aspects of congenital and acquired long QT syndrome.
  • I. Khan
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 2002
The long QT syndrome is characterized by prolongation of the corrected QT (QTc) interval on the surface electrocardiogram. It is associated with precipitation of a polymorphic ventricularExpand
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Cardiac arrhythmias in pregnancy: clinical and therapeutic considerations.
Pregnancy can precipitate cardiac arrhythmias not previously present in seemingly well individuals. Risk of arrhythmias is relatively higher during labor and delivery. Potential factors that canExpand
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Torsade de pointes: the clinical considerations.
Torsade de pointes is a form of polymorphic ventricular tachycardia occurring in a setting of prolonged QT interval on surface electrocardiogram. Congenital causes of prolonged QT interval occur inExpand
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