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Cardiologist Norco CA

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Roberto Moscoso, MD, FACC
(909) 734-4880
854 Magnolia Ave Ste 201
Corona, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Alexander Benson
(909) 353-2000
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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A Thiruvengadam, MD
(817) 370-2379
770 Magnolia Ave
Corona, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Madurai Med Coll, Madurai Univ, Madurai, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1967

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Bitthal Maheshwari
(951) 735-1511
613 S Howard St
Corona, CA
Specialty
Cardiology

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My-Diem Tong
(909) 353-2000
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialty
Cardiovascular Disease

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Ju-An Lin
(909) 353-2000
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Mimi Quyen thai thuc Le
(866) 984-7483
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Stanley Neuman
(909) 353-2000
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Charles Michael Cowan, MD
(909) 316-3534
10800 Magnolia Ave
Riverside, CA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1960

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Roberto Moscoso, MD
(909) 734-4880
854 Magnolia Ave Ste 201
Corona, CA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Mayor De San Simon, Fac De Cien, Co
Graduation Year: 1980

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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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