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Cardiologist Napoleon OH

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Praveen Kumar Tamirisa, MD
(419) 842-4000
734 S Shoop Ave
Wauseon, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Osmania Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: St Vincent Mercy Med Ctr, Toledo, Oh
Group Practice: Northwest Ohio Cardiology Consultants

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Paul Elbert Brose, MD
(419) 784-1414
1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1960
Hospital
Hospital: Defiance Hosp, Defiance, Oh; Henry County Hospital, Napoleon, Oh
Group Practice: Defiance Clinic

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Rajmohan S Karnik
(419) 784-1414
1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Mark E Krebs, MD
(937) 223-4461
122 Wyoming St
Dayton, OH
Business
Miami Valley Cardiologists Inc
Specialties
Cardiology

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Steven J Yakubov, MD
(614) 262-6772
3705 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, OH
Business
MidOhio Cardiology & Vascular Consultants Inc
Specialties
Cardiology

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Raza Hashmi, MD
(859) 623-1964
1250 Ralston Ave Ste 203A
Defiance, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Allama Iqbal Med Coll, Univ Of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1981

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Rajmohan S Karnik, MD
(419) 783-3332
1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Osmania Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1978

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Robert Raymond Southworth, MD
(419) 784-1414
1400 E 2nd St
Defiance, OH
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1955

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Wael Khoury, MD
(216) 475-5370
12000 McCracken Rd
Cleveland, OH
Business
Cardiology Associates Of Cleveland
Specialties
Cardiology

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Roger B Chaffee
(330) 253-8195
95 Arch St
Akron, OH
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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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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