diffuse myocardial fibrosis

diffuse myocardial fibrosis

a type of heart disease characterized by a generalized distribution of fibrous tissue that replaces normal heart muscle cells.
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Responsible for the increased left ventricle (LV) mass, diffuse myocardial fibrosis has a distribution in both interstitium and perivascular sites.
Evaluation of diffuse myocardial fibrosis in heart failure with cardiac magnetic resonance contrast-enhanced T1 mapping.