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Cardiologist Post Falls ID

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Romeo Anton Pavlic
(866) 248-4485
750 N Syringa St
Post Falls, ID
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Anita Estella Robinson, MD
(208) 765-4440
1607 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1974

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Dr.Carl L. Hanson
(208) 676-9913
700 W Ironwood Dr # 350
Coeur D Alene, ID
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Francisco, Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1976
Speciality
Cardiologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Warren Henry Toews, MD
(509) 255-5272
24115 E Olive Ln
Liberty Lake, WA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1971

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Robert Joel Fulton, MD
(509) 747-4455
1400 W Northwood Center Ct
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Radiology, Cardiovascular Diseases
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: St Lukes Rehab Institute, Spokane, Wa
Group Practice: Inland Imaging North

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Rajesh Bhola, MD
(509) 891-7369
22827 E Red Feather Ln
Liberty Lake, WA
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1990

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Ronald Dean Jenkins, MD
(208) 676-9913
700 W Ironwood Dr Ste 350
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1982

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Anita E Robinson
(208) 765-4440
1607 Lincoln Way
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialty
Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Dennis B Cooke
(208) 676-9913
700 W Ironwood Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Ronald Mathew Fritz, DO
(208) 676-9913
2516 S Highway 95
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1987

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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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