Heart Disease Community
LV wall thickness
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to angina, angioplasty, arrhythmia, bypass surgery, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, defibrillator, heart attack, heart disease, mitral valve, pacemaker, PAD, stenosis, and stress tests.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

LV wall thickness

My LV wall thickness is increased. Segmental LV contractility is fair, thus overall LVEF is 80%
My question is it normal or is it problematic. I am faint 4-5 times in 15 days after that my ECG & Echo report shows these,is 80% is normal or not and what problems does it cost in future. What precautions should i take. And will it come in normal condition in future if i take proper precautions. What is normal condition % of LVEF
Avatar_dr_f_tn
Hi, the ejection fraction value is good. The ejection fraction is a useful measure of left ventricular performance. The normal range is 63-77% for males and 55-75% for females. It reflects the pumping capacity of the heart. The LV thickness can increase due to hypertension. Do you have high blood pressure? Regards.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Bunsey01 commented on I had no idea there w...
16 hrs ago
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
karmagirl222 commented on Abdominal Aortic Aneu...
Oct 19
1806721_tn?1388096157
Blank
Pregnancy Journal (week 4)
Oct 19 by Annie_777
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Control Emotional Eating with this ...
Sep 04 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank