Hypovolemia-induced reversible severe mitral regurgitation due to left ventricular outflow tract obstruction

Boaz Rosen, Michael Kriwisky, Yoseph Rozenman, David Harpaz*

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Abstract

We describe a hypertensive patient who developed profound cardiogenic shock after treatment with nitrates and diuretics. Echocardiography revealed a marked left ventricular outflow tract obstruction with severe mitral regurgitation that were reversible after aggressive fluid therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)679-682
Number of pages4
JournalEchocardiography
Volume19
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2002

Keywords

  • Echocardiography
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Mitral regurgitation

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