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Synonyms for paradoxical
seemingly contradictory but nonetheless possibly true
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On echocardiography, right ventricular dilatation and paradoxical septal motion
are commonly seen, but ventricular function is usually normal (5).
Partial pericardial defects can be suspected by paradoxical septal motion
, bulging of left ventricle through the defect and displacement of the heart towards more lateral position in thorax.
However, it is important to note that septal contraction is a late systolic event while SAM and mitral septal contact in severe obstruction occurs early in systole; thus, paradoxical septal motion
cannot be the means by which pacing works (10, 13, 16).