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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7) demonstrated that 14 circulating miRNAs are associated with diffuse myocardial fibrosis and suggested that circulating miRNAs could be a favorable alternative for assessing diffuse myocardial fibrosis because of its convenience, with no contraindications.
Anthracyclines principally damage myocytes directly and its ultimate result is diffuse myocardial fibrosis.
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.