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Cardiologist Conway SC

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Keith E Wyche
(843) 347-8953
2376 Cypress Cir
Conway, SC
Specialty
Cardiology

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Joseph A Chiota Jr, MD
178 Waccamaw Medical Park Dr
Conway, SC
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac De Cordoba, Fac De Cien Med, Cordoba, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1979

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Erol Lale
(843) 293-2700
207 Chartwell Ct
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Andrew John Gresko, MD
(843) 347-8953
PO Box 50490
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med, Columbia Sc 29208
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Grand Strand Reg Med Ctr, Myrtle Beach, Sc
Group Practice: Waccamaw Cardiology

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Dr.Omar Jaraki
(843) 602-6262
4420 Oleander Drive
Myrtle Beach, SC
Gender
M
Speciality
Cardiologist
General Information
Hospital: None
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Andrew J Gresko
(843) 347-8953
2376 Cypress Cir
Conway, SC
Specialty
Cardiology

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Keith Edward Wyche, MD
(843) 347-8953
2376 Cypress Cir Ste 102
Conway, SC
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1994
Hospital
Hospital: Conway Hosp, Conway, Sc

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Dr.Erol Lale
(843) 293-2700
207 Chartwell Court
Myrtle Beach, SC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Westfalische Wilhelms-Univ, Med Fak, Munster
Year of Graduation: 1992
Speciality
Cardiologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.4, out of 5 based on 7, reviews.

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Erol Lale, MD
(920) 496-8877
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Westfalische Wilhelms-Univ, Med Fak, Munster, Ger (407-24 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1992

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Jerry E Watson
(843) 449-3381
945 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach, SC
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

In restrictive cardiomyopathy, the heart resists filling with blood. Hence the amount of blood pumped out by the heart is not sufficient to meet the body's increased need for the energy and nutrients when the person is exercising. But the heart will be able to provide adequate blood when the person is resting. 

Restrictive cardiomyopathy is the least common form of cardiomyopathy. It has several similarities  with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Causes of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

Cause is usually not known.

1. The heart muscle is gradually replaced by scar tissue.

2. The heart muscle is infiltrated by abnormal material, such as white blood cells.

3. Amyloidosis

4. Sarcoidosis

5. Hemochromatosis- When the body contains excessive amount of iron, it may accumulate in the heart muscle, as in iron overload.

6. A tumor invading the heart tissue.

Symptoms of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

  • Shortness of breath

  • Tissue swelling (edema)

  • Abnormal heart rhythms

  • Palpitations

  • Heat failure

  • Chest pain and fainting - These are less likely than in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

    Diagnosis

    Restrictive cardiomyopathy is often one of the suspected causes of heart failure. 
    The diagnosis of restrictive cardiomyopathy is based largely on a physical examination, an electrocardiogram (ECG), and an echocardiogram.

    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is sometimes used to provide information about the structure of the heart.

    Catheterization of the heart is required to arrive at a precise diagnosis.

    Prognosis

    About 70 percent of people with restrictive cardiomyopathy die within 5 years of when symptoms begin.

    Treatment

    No satisfactory therapy is available.

    Diuretics may actually worsen the condition instead of improving it.

    Drugs normally used in heart failure to reduce the heart's workload may actually reduce the blood pre...

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