PATIENT: Jazz Beatty 57325
HISTORY: dyspnoea, received steroid injection yesterday, now pleural effusion
Normal cardiac structure and function. Pleural fluid, sedimentary, generalised, mild.
Comments: cardiac chambers, valves and outflow tracts appear normal and systolic function is good. Heart rate is approximately 180bpm, sinus rhythm. patient ccalm, unsedated.
LVFW ED 4.5mm
IVS ED 4.0mm
FS 38%, EPSS 0.1cm.
WALL THICKNESS AND CHAMBER DIMENSIONS COMMENTS: lvfw ed 4mm, ivs ed 4.3mm
no abnormal jets or turbulent flow demonstrated
MITRAL INFLOW: E 0.8m/s A 0.4m/s. Mitral Regurgitation? no
AORTIC OUTFLOW: Max Velocity 1m/s. Aortic Insufficiency? no
TRICUSPID INFLOW: Tricuspid Insufficiency? no
PULMONIC OUTFLOW Max Velocity 0.9m/s. Pulmonic Insufficiency? no