Transthoracic echocardiogram

What is Transthoracic echocardiogram?

Transthoracic echocardiogram is an investigation in which the heart sounds are detected by using ultrasonographic waves,

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I have recently undergone a transthoracic echocardiogram and the results indicate that I have undilated LV with good systolic function and mild...

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No need to worry for this report. Your echo report is quite good. Concentric LVH can be age related or due to hypertension. So get checked your BP....

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I just had an echocardiogram. there was a lot of red, and some blue and orange. Do these colors mean anything. On the pictures of my heart that...

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Hi there,
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I am a qualified and certified cardiologist. I read your letter with diligence.
Colors in echocardiography mean...

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My DR has ordered me echocardiogram after doing a EEG
My Dr ordered for left artrial enlargement Bubble studt to rule out intracardiac shunt no...

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I am a qualified and certified cardiologist. I read your question with diligence. Perhaps after I have reviewed...

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Three years ago ; when I was 51 I had a transthoracic echocardiogram . All of my heart valves were normal . This was the conclusion; Borderline...

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I have recently undergone a transthoracic echocardiogram and the results indicate that I have undilated LV with good systolic function and mild...

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I just had an Echo done and the report reads A transthoracic echocardiogram had shown normal left ventricular cavity dimensions and wall thickness...

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