A male with multiple cardiac masses.
Indrabhinduwat M, Arciniegas Calle MC, Colgan JP, Villarraga HR
SummaryThirty-seven-year-old male presented with cough, dyspnea, significant weight loss (20 kg) and subacute fever for the past 2 months. Physical ex... Read More
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging 2018 Jul 11
Left ventricular remodelling patterns after MitraClip implantation in patients with severe mitral valve regurgitation: mechanistic insights and prognostic implications.
Brouwer HJ, Den Heijer MC, Paelinck BP, Debonnaire P, Vanderheyden M, Van De Heyning CM, De Bock D, Coussement P, Saad G, Ferdinande B, Pouleur AC, Claeys MJ
The effect of MitraClip implantation on left ventricular (LV) remodelling has been shown to be highly variable. The present study wants to assess patt... Read More
Int J Surg Case Rep
Adrenergic cardiomyopathy and cardiogenic shock as initial presentation of pheochromocytoma. A case report and review of the literature.
Gil-Barrionuevo E, Balibrea JM, Caubet E, Gonzalez O, Vilallonga R, Fort JM, Ciudin A, Armengol M
Pheochromocytomas are infrequent tumors arised from the chromaphine cells of the adrenal sympathetic system. The excess of circulating catecholamines ... Read More
J Echocardiogr 2018 Jul 13
The invaluable observation of a hazardous patient with a floating and Gecko-like-shaped right atrial thrombus diagnosed by echocardiography and computed tomography imaging.
Takeuchi Y, Sakamoto H, Sakaguchi G, Shimada T
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Blocking CCL5-CXCL4 heteromerization preserves heart function after myocardial infarction by attenuating leukocyte recruitment and NETosis.
Vajen T, Koenen RR, Werner I, Staudt M, Projahn D, Curaj A, Sönmez TT, Simsekyilmaz S, Schumacher D, Möllmann J, Hackeng TM, Hundelshausen PV, Weber C, Liehn EA
Myocardial infarction (MI) is a major cause of death in Western countries and finding new strategies for its prevention and treatment is thus of high ... Read More