Diagnostic, Prognostic and Therapeutic Role of Echocardiography in Young Patients
with Arterial Hypertension
Disharee Das1 and Arnab Banerjee2*
1Associate Consultant, Cradle Fertility Centre, Joka, Kolkata, India
2Associate Consultant, Interventional Cardiology, Apollo Multispeciality Hospitals, Kolkata, India
*Corresponding Author: Arnab Banerjee, Associate Consultant, Interventional Cardiology, Apollo Multispeciality Hospitals, Kolkata, India.
October 26, 2021; Published: November 30, 2021
Hypertension in young patients is diagnosed quite frequently. In most cases, a definite cause is not found. Various conditions can be the cause of secondary hypertension in young patients. Echocardiography is currently not a necessary modality of investigation for diagnosis of hypertension in young patients. But this non-invasive and easily available mode of imaging holds promise in the future, both in terms of diagnosis, and therapeutic and prognostic evaluation of patients with hypertension. Newer modalities of echocardiography can help in the diagnosis of end-organ damage much earlier than previously used techniques. This article explores the possibilities of echocardiogram in the management of hypertension in young patients.
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Keywords: Hypertension; Echocardiography; Echocardiogram
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