36. Other Anomalies of the Ventricular Myocardium

  1. Wyman W. Lai MD, MPH Director Associate Professor2,3,
  2. Luc L. Mertens MD, PhD Section Head Associate Professor4,5,
  3. Meryl S. Cohen MD Associate Professor Director6,7,8 and
  4. Tal Geva MD Professor of Pediatrics Chief9,10
  1. Mary Etta E. King MD Associate Professor Director1,9

Published Online: 5 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch36

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

How to Cite

King, M. E. E. (2009) Other Anomalies of the Ventricular Myocardium, in Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult (eds W. W. Lai, L. L. Mertens, M. S. Cohen and T. Geva), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch36

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Columbia University, USA

  2. 3

    Non-Invasive Cardiology Imaging, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian, New York, NY, USA

  3. 4

    Echocardiography, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada

  4. 5

    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 6

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 7

    Echocardiography Laboratory, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  7. 8

    Cardiology Fellowship Training Program, The Children' Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  8. 9

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  9. 10

    Division of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Department of Cardiology, Children' Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

  2. 9

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405174015

Online ISBN: 9781444306309

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Keywords:

  • ventricular myocardium anomalies;
  • left ventricular noncompaction;
  • left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC) - genetically heterogeneous myopathy;
  • electrocardiographic abnormalities in LVNC;
  • left ventricular aneurysm and diverticula;
  • congenital LV aneurysm and diverticula;
  • arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia;
  • ARVD hallmark - right ventricle myocardial cell fibrofatty replacement

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Left ventricular noncompaction

  • Left ventricular aneurysm and diverticula

  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia

  • References