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Cardiologist Lake Elsinore CA

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Lance S Reinherz
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave
Murrieta, CA
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine

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Frederick Wood, MD
(909) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave Ste 216
Murrieta, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1987

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Mark M Dang
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave
Murrieta, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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Ransi M Somaratne, MD, FACC
(909) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave Ste 216
Murrieta, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Jeffrey C Chung
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave
Murrieta, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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Bruce B Bagheri, MD
(818) 247-3938
25405 Hancock Ave Ste 216
Murrieta, CA
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Persian (Farsi), Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Central Del Caribe Sch Of Med, Bayamon Pr 00621
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Glendale Adventist Med Ctr, Glendale, Ca; Fallbrook Hosp District, Fallbrook, Ca; Inland Valley Reg Med Ctr, Wildomar, Ca; Rancho Springs Med Ctr, Murrieta, Ca
Group Practice: Temecula Valley Cardiology

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Frederick Wood
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave
Murrieta, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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Neil William Treister, MD
(909) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave Ste 216
Murrieta, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1980

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Dr.Mark Dang
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave # 216
Murrieta, CA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: A Einstein Coll Of Med Of Yeshiva Univ
Year of Graduation: 1995
Speciality
Cardiologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.7, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Neil W Treister
(951) 698-4600
25405 Hancock Ave
Murrieta, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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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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