Patient Comments: Echocardiogram - Results

What were the results of your echocardiogram?

Comment from: ratnam, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: December 16

My 2nd echocardiogram results are: Left ventricle 4.8*3.9cm, IVSD-1.4cm, LVPW-1.0cm, EF-38% Impression: Aortic sclerosis. Mild concentric LVH, global hypokinesia of LV, more of LAD territory, mild MR, no AR/TR, moderate to severe LV dysfunction, fair RV.

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Comment from: Weeziekay, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: October 28

I have been experiencing increased shortness of breath. The echocardiogram showed "increased pressure on the right side". I have been referred to a cardiologist. I have no explanation for what this means.

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Comment from: nelsonl, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: March 18

I was told that I have pulmonary hypertension but its only 40%, I don't know what that means exactly.

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Comment from: 75 or over Male (Caregiver) Published: January 02

My echocardiogram test says heart is functioning 23%.

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