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Cardiologist Milwaukee WI

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Ryan Cooley, MD
(262) 250-5130
960 N 12th St
Milwaukee, WI
Business
Wisconsin Electrophysiology Group
Specialties
Cardiology

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Frank E Cummins
(414) 447-5040
3070 N 51st St
Milwaukee, WI
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Sanjay Bindra, MD
(310) 398-7770
960 N 12th St
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Seth G S Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1997

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Zhenguo Liu, MD, PHD
960 N 12th St # 400
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Ryan L Cooley
(414) 219-7500
960 N 12th St
Milwaukee, WI
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Ijaz A Malik
(414) 219-7653
960 N 12th St
Milwaukee, WI
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Mehran Jabbarzadeh, MD
(414) 219-7742
960 N 12th St Ste 400
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ankara Univ, Tip Fak, Ankara, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1990

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Romas Joseph Kirvaitis
(414) 219-7653
945 N 12th St
Milwaukee, WI
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Thomas Henning Mahn, MD
(414) 442-9911
3070 N 51st St Ste 106
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties
Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Community Mem Hosp, Menomonee Fls, Wi; St Josephs Hospital, Milwaukee, Wi
Group Practice: Reid & Mahn Ltd

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Himal Shah, MD
(414) 219-2000
960 N 12th St Fl 4
Milwaukee, WI
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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