Echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular hypertrophy and function in renal hypertensive dogs.

Abstract

To investigate the performance of the hypertrophied left ventricle, M-mode echocardiographic measurements were performed 2 to 3 times weekly on 8 unanesthetized dogs for several weeks before and for 6 months after the induction of perinephritic hypertension. Four dogs with sham-wrapping and contralateral nephrectomy served as the controls. From a baseline… (More)

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@article{Morioka1982EchocardiographicAO, title={Echocardiographic assessment of left ventricular hypertrophy and function in renal hypertensive dogs.}, author={Shigefumi Morioka and Geza Simon and Jay N. Cohn}, journal={Japanese circulation journal}, year={1982}, volume={46 2}, pages={143-50} }