Doctors for Restrictive Cardiomyopathy in Jabalpur
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Restrictive Cardiomyopathy is a medical condition that refers to changes in the functioning of the heart. As a result of these changes, the heart may fill poorly or pump poorly. Symptoms of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy are:
• Breathing problems
• Loss of appetite
• Swelling of abdomen
• Swelling of feet and ankles
• uneven or rapid pulse
• Chest pain
• Inability to focus
• Low urine output
HOW IS RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY DIAGNOSED?
Tests such as electrocardiogram, stress test and MRI and CT scans could help a cardiologist diagnose this disorder. A biopsy of the heart muscle could also help in diagnosing restrictive cardiomyopathy.
HOW IS RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY TREATED?
Treatment of restrictive cardiomyopathy is difficult. Treatment is usually focused on treating the cause of this condition. Doctors recommend lifestyle changes and medications to treat heart failure. The following treatments may be used to control symptoms or prevent problems:
• Blood thinning medicines
• Chemotherapy (in some situations)
• Diuretics to remove fluid and help improve breathing
• Medicines to prevent or control abnormal heart rhythms
• Steroids for some causes
DID YOU KNOW?
Other names for Restrictive Cardiomyopathy are infiltrative Cardiomyopathy.