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Term:
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (DOID:9004616)
Annotations: Rat: (177) Mouse: (132) Human: (132) Chinchilla: (122) Bonobo: (126) Dog: (130) Squirrel: (123) Pig: (128)
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Cardiomegaly +     
Biventricular Hypertrophy 
dilated cardiomyopathy +   
Ethanolaminosis 
Geleophysic Dysplasia +   
hypertrichotic osteochondrodysplasia Cantu type  
Left Ventricular Hypertrophy  
Enlargement of the LEFT VENTRICLE of the heart. This increase in ventricular mass is attributed to sustained abnormal pressure or volume loads and is a contributor to cardiovascular morbidity and mortality.
Right Ventricular Hypertrophy +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Increased Left Ventricular Wall Thickness ;   Left Ventricular Hypertrophies
Primary IDs: MESH:D017379
Alternate IDs: RDO:0007042
Definition Sources: MESH:D017379

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