Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
"Ventricular Dysfunction, Left" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A condition in which the LEFT VENTRICLE of the heart was functionally impaired. This condition usually leads to HEART FAILURE; MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; and other cardiovascular complications. Diagnosis is made by measuring the diminished ejection fraction and a depressed level of motility of the left ventricular wall.
|Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
- Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
- Left Ventricular Dysfunction
- Dysfunction, Left Ventricular
- Dysfunctions, Left Ventricular
- Left Ventricular Dysfunctions
- Ventricular Dysfunctions, Left
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