endocardial fibroelastosis

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endocardial fibroelastosis

[¦en·dō¦kärd·ē·əl ¦fī·brō·ə‚las′tō·səs]
(medicine)
Fibrous or fibroelastic thickening of the endocardium, of unknown cause.
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4],[5],[6],[10] The perinatal mortality of neonate with CHB researches to 30%, and even higher in the presence of endocardial fibroelastosis (EFE) and/or dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM).
Abbreviations CVID: Common variable immunodeficiency DC: Dyskeratosis congenita GLILD: Granulomatous-lymphocytic interstitial lung disease HP1y: Heterochromatin protein 1 gamma IPF: Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis PPFE: Pleuroparenchymal fibroelastosis TINF2: TRFFl-Interacting Nuclear Factor 2 UIP: Usual interstitial pneumonia.
pulmonar 0,77 (1) TOTAL 24,61% (32) Otros (%) Cardiomegalia 3,07 (4) Derrame pericardico 3,07 (4) Drenaje venoso anomalo 2,31 (3) Dextrocardia 2,31 (3) Falla cardiaca 1,54 (2) Fibroelastosis miocardica 0,77 (1) Ectopia cortis 0,77 (1) Probable dilatacion seno coronario 0,77 (1) TOTAL 14,61% (19)
NLE may cause isolated CHB or associated with endocardial fibroelastosis, long QT syndrome and cardiomyopathy (6).
Analysis of formalin-fixed and frozen myocardial autopsy samples for viral genome in childhood myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy with endocardial fibroelastosis using polymerase chain reaction (PCR).
8,9) Histologic examination of the left ventricular myocardium has shown variable features from myocyte necrosis to replacement fibrosis and endocardial fibroelastosis.
Common secondary cardiomyopathies include endomyocardial fibroelastosis (EFE), hypereosinophilic syndrome or Loffler's endocarditis, cardiac amyloidosis, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), scleroderma, neuromuscular dystrophy, doxirubicin toxicity and radiation.
This condition must be distinguished from other established clinical entities presenting prominent trabeculations including: apical hyperthrophic cardiomyopathy, dilated cardiomyopathy, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia and endocardial fibroelastosis.
Congestive heart failure and endocardial fibroelastosis caused by chronic lymphocytic leukemia.
Este tipo de tumor en general no se asocia a anormalidades congenitas, sin embargo se han hecho asociaciones con enfermedad cardiaca congenita, fibroelastosis endocardica, malrotacion intestinal, atresia esofagica, con o sin pancreas anular, atresia biliar, exoftalmos, mielomeningocele, sindrome de Beckwith--Wiedemann, hiperplasia adrenal y de celulas pancreaticas (11,12).
5] Human genes: TAZ, tafazzin [cardiomyopathy, dilated 3A (X-linked); endocardial fibroelastosis 2; Barth syndrome].