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Cardiologist Mandan ND

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Sean S Russell
(701) 323-6000
222 N 7th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Ivaldo A Lunardi
(701) 323-6000
222 N 7th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Norman Eshoo
(701) 530-7500
310 N 10th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Walter E Frank
(701) 323-6000
222 N 7th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Patricio Fernandez
(701) 530-7000
900 E Broadway Ave
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Pediatric Cardiology

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M G Sanathana Murthy, MD
(701) 224-7500
311 N 9th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bangalore Med Coll, Bangalore Univ, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1972

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Norman Saml Eshoo, MD
(701) 530-7500
310 N 10th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Queens Univ, Fac Of Med, Kingston, Ont, Canada
Graduation Year: 1974
Hospital
Hospital: St Alexius Med Ctr, Bismarck, Nd
Group Practice: Heart & Lung Clinic

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Emad M Dodin
(701) 323-6000
222 N 7th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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John Herbert Windsor, DO
(701) 530-7560
310 N 10th St
Bismarck, ND
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nova Se Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Ft Lauderdale Fl 33328
Graduation Year: 1989

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John Windsor
(701) 530-7500
310 N 10th St
Bismarck, ND
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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