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Double-trouble Doppler: reduction in aortic flow due to combined left ventricular outflow tract obstruction and severe aortic stenosis, complete diagnosis by transthoracic Doppler echocardiography.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20810244     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
In patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and dynamic left ventricular outflow tract obstructions, an additional fixed obstruction may uncommonly coexist. In these situations, flow through the aortic valve is usually delayed but typically still throughout the entire ejection period. We describe a case of marked reduction in aortic flow during mid and late systole, diagnosed by Doppler echocardiography, caused by combined hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and severe calcific bicuspid aortic stenosis.
Mayank M Kansal; Farouk Mookadam; A Jamil Tajik
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-01
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography     Volume:  24     ISSN:  1097-6795     ISO Abbreviation:  J Am Soc Echocardiogr     Publication Date:  2011 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-03-28     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8801388     Medline TA:  J Am Soc Echocardiogr     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  471.e1-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2010 American Society of Echocardiography. Published by Mosby, Inc. All rights reserved.
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Mayo Clinic Arizona, Scottsdale, Arizona.
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