Ginghina C. Mic tratat de cardiologie. Romania: Editura Academiei Romane; Greyson CR. The right ventricle and pulmonary circulation: basic concepts. the Romanian Journal of Cardiology and I are looking forward to your comments and suggestions! Kindest regards, Professor Carmen Ginghina Editor in chief. Eduard Apetrei. “CC Iliescu” Department of Cardiology – A short history. Cardiologie, cazuri comentate si Ilustrate, Eduard Apetrei, Carmen Ginghina.

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Assessing right ventricular function: Can delayed enhancement and T2—weighted imaging distinguish acute from chronic myocardial infarction? There are correlations between the degree of clinical suspicion and evaluation of the scintigram results.

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A manifestation of occult right ventricular infarction. Other sonographic imaging techniques transesophageal echocardiography, intravascular ultrasound are used in special situations where the clinical suspicion for a PE is high and when the diagnosis cannot be confirmed by other techniques.

More frequently transient systolic dysfunction and reversible myocardial stunning are seen and most of the cases are recovering the right ventricular function in time. Tissue Doppler echocardiography in a case of pulmonary embolism: In conclusion it is expected from the clinician to use the available methods with a thorough approach to details but in the same time considering the whole cardiologoe picture. In patients with PE one can also encounter normal AST; raised total LDH and raised iso—enzymes 3,4,5 ; raised total bilirubin and especially indirect bilirubin — in the first 2—3 days from the onset.


Acute right ventricular infarction secondary to massive pulmonary embolism.

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Journal List J Med Life v. European Journal of Echocardiography. Clinical diagnosis alternative diagnosis less likely than pulmonary embolism. Author information Article notes Copyright and License information Disclaimer. The early recognition of right ventricular infarction: Echocardiography in the Management of Pulmonary Embolism.

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The data can be classified into three categories: Ed Academiei Romane ; Chest CT scan using contrast substance is showing a filling gap at the level of left branch of pulmonary artery consistent with pulmonary thrombembolism.

Technetium 99 piro—phosphate scintigraphy is useful for the diagnosis of ischemia or acute myocardial infarction and in risk stratification.

However, we must not forget that the right chest leads ST changes in RVMI can be masked when a massive left ventricle one is associated. In RVMI, cardioogie arterial blood gases can be normal but in massive infarction secondary hypoxemia, they can be present due to low cardiac output.

These changes do not exclude PE in patients with thoracic pain or dyspnoea. Received Apr 19; Accepted Jun In RVMI, there is an evident significant dilatation with motion abnormalities at czrdiologie level of right ventricle free wall, especially in the apical area, with a reduced ejection fraction.

Usually in evaluating these cases we are in the position of choosing more crdiologie diagnostic procedures, most likely not available in Emergency Department. Sechtem U, Mahrholdt H.

In RVMI, the systolic and early diastolic velocities, myocardial velocities for the free right wall are decreased. Magnetic resonance imaging in a case of acute myocardial cardiokogie – early and tardive acquired images show increased signal in the inferoseptal area with transmural distribution.


Echocardiography in the assessment of right heart function. Inferior vena cava dilatation without respiratory variations is also present. Magnetic resonance imaging can rapidly identify within 1 hour those changes present in an acute myocardial infarction, and, it is the only method that can really differentiate between subendocardial and the transmural infarction.

That can be estimated by using a validated score Geneva, Wells — Table 2 and Table 3 or by global clinical evaluation. Doppler recording indicating tricuspid regurgitation, with an estimated RV-RA gradient of 37mmHg pulmonary embolism. A normal oxygen pressure does not exclude a PE.

Open in a separate window. Clinically, RVMI is frequently associated ginghlna inferior or posterior myocardial infarction and presents with: Some of these findings are not characteristic for right myocardial ventricular infarction and can be found in PE as well.

The complexity of the right ventricular structure makes the evaluation of the ejection fraction difficult. Elevations of CK—MB following pulmonary embolism.

Tissue Doppler echocardiography can also demonstrate ventricular asynchrony by using septal and left ventricular free wall measurements. Though for some time is has been thought to be less important, RVMI, is actually considered a condition that can lead to a worsening of the whole ginhina function.