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Mesh term Ventricular Dysfunction, Left

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Ventricular Dysfunction


A condition in which the LEFT VENTRICLE of the heart was functionally impaired. This condition usually leads to HEART FAILURE; MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; and other cardiovascular complications. Diagnosis is made by measuring the diminished ejection fraction and a depressed level of motility of the left ventricular wall.

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Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy

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