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Abdolkarim Khorasanchian, MD
(918) 426-4900
1101 E Wyandotte
McAlester, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Persian (Farsi), Turkish
Education
Medical School: Tabriz Univ, Fac Of Med, (Univ Of Azarabadegan) Tabriz, Iran
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Mc Alester Regional Health Cen, McAlester, Ok

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Leroy Marvin Milton, MD
(918) 426-0240
1401 E Van Buren Ave
McAlester, OK
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1959

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James Allen Coman Jr, MD
(918) 592-0999
1265 S Utica Ave Ste 300
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1989

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Antonio C De Leon, MD
(918) 744-2875
1923 S Utica Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The Philippines, Coll Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1956

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Muhammad Yasin, MD
(405) 644-5120
4221 S Western Ave Ste 2010
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nishtar Med Coll, Bahuddin Zakaria Univ, Multan, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok; Select Specialty Hospital Of O, Oklahoma City, Ok

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Robert Alan Benson, MD
(918) 421-6834
2 E Clark Bass Blvd Ste 301
McAlester, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1984
Hospital
Hospital: Brooks Rehab Hosp, Jacksonville, Fl; St Lukes Hosp, Jacksonville, Fl; Baptist Med Ctr, Jacksonville, Fl; Specialty Hosp -Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Fl; Memorial Hosp, Jacksonville, Fl; Baptist Med Ctr -Beaches, Jaxville Bch, Fl
Group Practic

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Brian Cole, MD
(918) 584-2500
3903 E 96th Pl
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1973

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Christopher L Kerns, MD
(405) 608-3909
4050 W Memorial Rd
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Edmond Med Ctr, Edmond, Ok; Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, Ok
Group Practice: Oklahoma Cardiovascular Phys

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Raymond L Rose, MD, FACC
(405) 272-6300
608 NW 9th St Ste 4004
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Stanley R Mc Campbell, MD
(405) 236-1295
1211 N Shartel Ave Ste 1005
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1952
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok

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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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