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    What does this echocardiogram report indicate?

Posted on Tue, 8 Aug 2017 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: Echocardiogram results mild dilation left atrium, trivial regurgitation, diastolic dysfunction. everything else normal. Is this serious and can it be improved
Answered by Dr. Ilir Sharka 36 minutes later
Brief Answer:
I would explain as follows:

Detailed Answer:

Welcome and thank you for asking on HCM!

Regarding your concern, I would explain that these findings do not indicate any serious medical disorder.

I would like to know if you suffer from high blood pressure.

Are you overweight?

A better management of high blood pressure, coupled with some lifestyle modifications ( lose some pounds, perform regularly physical activity) is necessary to slow the progression of these changes.

Anyway, I would like to directly review your echo report for a more professional opinion, if you can upload it.

Kind regards,

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