Endomyocardial Fibrosis

Known as: Endomyocardial Fibroses, FIBROSIS, ENDOMYOCARDIAL, Endomyocardial Fibrosis [Disease/Finding] 
A condition characterized by the thickening of the ventricular ENDOCARDIUM and subendocardium (MYOCARDIUM), seen mostly in children and young adults… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Endomyocardial fibrosis is the most common restrictive cardiomyopathy worldwide. It has no specific treatment and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Cardiotropic viral infections have been suspected as one possible cause of myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To identify life expectancy after surgery for endomyocardial fibrosis (EMF) and the events that influence it. METHODS… (More)
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1998
1998
There should be a recognisable trend between the incidence of hypereosinophilia and the duration of tropical endomyocardial… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE The aim was to test the hypothesis that cardiac angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) is related to the accumulation of… (More)
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1989
1989
This study describes the clinical course of 108 patients with endomyocardial fibrosis. There were 76 females and 32 males, with a… (More)
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1989
1989
The survival pattern, morbidity, and clinical course of 145 patients with endomyocardial fibrosis who were followed up between… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Eosinophilic endomyocardial disease is a complication of the hypereosinophilic syndrome and of several other disorders associated… (More)
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1987
1987
Forty-six patients with endomyocardial fibrosis underwent endocardiectomy and replacement of tricuspid, mitral, or both… (More)
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1972
1972
Forty-six cases of necropsy endomyocardialfibrosis are analysed and presented with the object of determining their prognosis… (More)
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