diastolic collapse

diastolic collapse

y descent Cardiac physiology A normal finding in the JVP which is produced when tricuspid valve opens and there is a rapid inflow of blood into the right ventricle. See Jugular venous pulse.
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Considering that the culprit vessel was too small to have a significant influence, echocardiography was performed immediately, which revealed a moderate pericardial effusion with the diastolic collapse of cardiac chambers [Figure 1]c.