heart muscle

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I have a very weak heart muscle. Can injections of cells be used to strengthen a weakened heart muscle?
These signals are thought to set the heart muscle fibrillating.
What to do: Get moving before your heart muscle stiffens.
Sometimes, the heart muscle is just stunned and can regain its strength after a heart attack, says Dr.
In HCM, the heart muscle becomes abnormally thick which prevents the heart from working properly and reduces the amount of blood flowing through it.
Because a blockage that decreases blood flow to the heart muscle causes electrical changes to occur, an ECG can reveal when someone is having a full-blown heart attack (ST-elevation myocardial infarction, or STEMI).
The biological bypass is based on gene transfer in which a natural human growth factor is injected into the heart muscle to enhance vascular growth.
As expected, the higher the percentage of MNDCMs, the better the mice fared in regenerating their heart muscle after injury.
Hs-cTnT levels reflect damage to the heart muscle. The researchers found that patients with the lowest DBP levels (<60 mmHg) had higher hs-cTnT levels and an increased risk of heart disease and death over time.
Pericarditis may accompany damage to the heart muscle itself as in a heart attack or myocardial infarction.
Using fewer cells allows the scientists to do many more T The researchers first generated heart muscle cells and connective tissue cells from iPSCs.
A chemical reprogramming approach to do the same may offer an easier way to provide the cues that induce heart muscle to regenerate locally.
The blood clot may block blood flow to an area of the heart muscle, weakening the heart's pumping ability and often leaving permanent damage.
Operating too early can put heart patients at unnecessary risk but intervening too late can mean heart muscle becomes irreversibly damaged.
Ventricular remodeling is the structural alteration of the damaged heart muscle that occurs following an acute heart attack.
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