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Cardiologist Salina KS

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Mark T Mikinski
(785) 827-7261
737 E Crawford St
Salina, KS
Specialty
Cardiology

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Robert H Fleming
(785) 452-7562
400 S Santa Fe Ave
Salina, KS
Specialty
Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Cardiac Surgery

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Curtis D Kauer
(785) 827-7261
737 E Crawford St
Salina, KS
Specialty
Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease

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Karil L Bellah
(785) 827-7261
737 E Crawford St
Salina, KS
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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Krishan Kumar Goyle, MD
(316) 267-9906
1150 N Saint Francis St
Wichita, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Gov'T Med Coll, Punjabi Univ, Patiala, Punjab, India
Graduation Year: 1964

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William Lee Freund, MD
(785) 493-8146
2718 Deborah Dr
Salina, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1979

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Mark Thomas Mikinski, MD
(785) 827-7261
737 E Crawford St
Salina, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1988

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Curtis Dale Kauer, MD
(913) 823-9084
832 Fairdale Rd
Salina, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1989

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Karil Lynne Bellah, MD
(913) 843-5160
737 E Crawford St
Salina, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1986

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Ray E Lash, MD
(913) 780-4900
20805 W 151st St Ste 400
Olathe, KS
Specialties
Cardiology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1975

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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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