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Cardiologist Daytona Beach FL

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Beth Ann Bartholomew
(386) 258-8722
695 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Donald J Stoner
(386) 254-4000
303 North Clyde Morris Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Patrick McLaughin
(386) 238-3200
350 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology

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David L Williams
(386) 238-3289
350 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Vance Eugene Wilson
(386) 258-8722
695 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Richard Steven Arnold, MD
(386) 255-5331
311 N Clyde Morris Blvd Ste 320
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Halifax Med Ctr, Daytona Beach, Fl
Group Practice: Cardiology Physicians

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Humayun Jamidar
(386) 255-5331
311 N Clyde Morris Blvd Ste 320
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Glenn Hidalgo Rayos
(386) 258-8722
695 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Vance Eugene Wilson, MD
(386) 258-8722
695 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1985

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Alan Scott Goldsmith, MD
(386) 258-8722
695 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Halifax Med Ctr, Daytona Beach, Fl
Group Practice: Cardiology Consultants

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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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