heart enlargement

heart enlargement

An increase in the thickness of the muscular walls of the heart, mainly of the lower chambers (ventricles), usually as a result of increased work demand. Enlargement often results from high blood pressure (HYPERTENSION), heart valve disease or increased resistance to blood flow through the lungs. It is a feature of various CARDIOMYOPATHIES and can also occur from an increase in the volume of the chambers (dilatation).
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