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Study of canine mitral valve disease and congestive heart failure provides clues to target therapies in dogs and human mitral valve prolapse.

Date
18 July 2017
Abstract

An 11-year-old intact male Shih Tzu dog was referred to the University Veterinary Hospital (UVH) with history of coughing and laboured breathing. Auscultation revealed that the dog had a left systolic heart murmur grade V/VI at the base of the heart. Radiography showed findings of cardiomegaly and...

Author(s)
Teoh, Y. B.; Khor, K. H.
Publisher
Veterinary Association of Malaysia, UPM, Serdang, Malaysia
Citation
Jurnal Veterinar Malaysia, 2017, 29, 1, pp 18-22
Abstract

Author(s)
Rishniw, M.
Publisher
Elsevier Inc., Philadelphia, USA
Citation
Advances in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, 2017, 30, 4, pp 1-3
Abstract

The clinical signs and diagnosis of mitral valve disease in a 15-year-old dog in France [date no given] are presented.

Author(s)
Serres, F.
Publisher
Newsmed, Paris, France
Citation
Point Vétérinaire, 2017, 48, 377(Part 1), pp 59
Abstract

Background: Decreased function of the left atrium (LA) is a useful prognostic indicator in dogs with myxomatous mitral valve disease (MMVD). In humans, LA strain is a novel severity indicator of mitral regurgitation, but its clinical utility in dogs has not been confirmed. Objectives: To examine...

Author(s)
Nakamura, K.; Kawamoto, S.; Osuga, T.; Morita, T.; Sasaki, N.; Morishita, K.; Ohta, H.; Takiguchi, M.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2017, 31, 2, pp 316-325
Abstract

Background: Effective regurgitant orifice area (EROA), calculated from the vena contracta width (VCW) as the narrowest portion of the proximal regurgitant jet, might be used to estimate severity of mitral regurgitation. However, this simplified assumption only holds when the EROA is circular, which ...

Author(s)
Tidholm, A.; Bodegǻrd-Westling, A.; Höglund, K.; Häggström, J.; Ljungvall, I.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2017, 31, 2, pp 303-310
Abstract

Background: Cardiovascular disease has been associated with oxidative stress, which has been suggested to contribute to myocardial remodeling in human patients. Little is known about the relationship between myxomatous mitral valve disease (MMVD) and oxidative stress in dogs. Objective: To...

Author(s)
Reimann, M. J.; Häggström, J.; Møller, J. E.; Lykkesfeldt, J.; Falk, T.; Olsen, L. H.
Publisher
Wiley, Boston, USA
Citation
Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, 2017, 31, 2, pp 295-302
Abstract

An annual consultation is usually recommended to monitor cases of asymptomatic mitral valve disease, combining clinical examination and medical imaging examinations (ultrasonography or radiography). After the onset of clinical signs, regardless of the underlying cardiac disease, these visits should ...

Author(s)
Serres, F.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2017, 34, 4, pp 89-94
Abstract

This article presents the recommendations of the American Veterinary College on the management of chronic heart failure dog caused by mitral valve disease. The consensual standard treatment for animals in stage C is based on the following combination therapy: furosemide, pimobendan, and...

Author(s)
Andréjak, J.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2017, 34, 4, pp 40-44
Abstract

The treatment of mitral valve disease (MVD) is very different depending on the stage of the disease and must be adapted according to the response of the individual animal. A consensus statement of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) on the management of acute heart failure...

Author(s)
Andréjak, J.
Publisher
Point Vétérinaire Italie s.r.l., Milano, Italy
Citation
Summa, Animali da Compagnia, 2017, 34, 4, pp 35-39

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