Myocardial Metabolic Improvement Prior to Electrocardiographic or Volumetric Changes of the Right Ventricle in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

J Nucl Cardiol. 2018 Feb;25(1):358-359. doi: 10.1007/s12350-016-0769-8. Epub 2017 Jan 3.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Asthma / complications
  • Echocardiography*
  • Electrocardiography*
  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18
  • Heart Ventricles / diagnostic imaging*
  • Humans
  • Hypertension, Pulmonary / diagnostic imaging*
  • Hypertrophy, Right Ventricular / diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Myocardium / metabolism*
  • Positron Emission Tomography Computed Tomography
  • Tricuspid Valve Insufficiency

Substances

  • Fluorodeoxyglucose F18