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  • Cardiac Diseases

CARDIAC TUMOUR

Primary tumours of heart may occur but they are extremely rare. Secondary tumours are relatively common. Of different primary tumours…

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  • Cardiac Diseases

LEFT VENTRICULAR FAILURE

DEFINITION OF LEFT VENTRICULAR FAILURE It is the failure of the left ventricle to propel blood forwards resulting in accumulation…

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  • Cardiac Diseases

CHRONIC ADHESIVE PERICARDITIS

This condition occurs following an attack of fibrinous pericarditis leading to adhesion between the two layers of pericardium and…

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  • Cardiac Diseases

AORTIC STENOSIS

Aortic stenosis is very often due to disease of the aortic valve cusps but sometimes other causes may obstruct…

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  • Cardiac Diseases

MITRAL STENOSIS

AETIOLOGY Rheumatic-commonest. Congenital-may be associated with ASD, cor-triatriatum and coarctation of aorta. Infective endocarditis. AEndocardial fibroelastosis. Viral and Rickettsial…

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