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Equations for Estimating Left Ventricular Muscle Mass from Gender, Height & Weight

Purpose:

To estimate the left ventricular mass of a normotensive adult based on gender, height and weight based on the equations of de Simone et al.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Cardiothoracic Radiology

Objective:

imaging studies

ICD-10:

I51.7

Description:

De Simone et al developed several equations for predicting left ventricular mass in normotensive adults. The authors are from Cornell University and Albert Einstein Medical School in New York City, University of Cincinnati and 2nd Medical School in Naples, Italy.

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