Elevated Right Ventricular End-Diastolic Pressure by Doppler Echocardiography—A Case Report
Article first published online: 19 SEP 2013
© 2013, Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Volume 31, Issue 1, pages 117–119, January 2014
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- Issue published online: 3 JAN 2014
- Article first published online: 19 SEP 2013
- right ventricle;
- Doppler echocardiography;
- inferior vena cava
Careful analysis of the right-sided Doppler signals provides important data regarding right heart hemodynamics. Here, we illustrate the value of the combined analysis of flow across the hepatic vein, tricuspid valve, and pulmonary valve for the diagnosis of elevated right ventricular end-diastolic pressure.