эндокардит фото Endocarditis is, since ancient times, a disease of the internal connective tissue envelope of the heart caused by an infectious or autoimmune agent. To date, endocarditis is poorly cured and grows into serious complications. Even after using the newest methods of treatment, the frequency of recurrence of endocarditis is close to 10%. Often the complications bring greater trouble than the self. Read the rest of this entry »

Cardiac asthma

сердечная астма фото Cardiac (cardiac) asthma is a severe clinical syndrome, which is the appearance of sudden attacks of suffocation. The main reason for an attack of cardiac asthma is a violation of the functioning of the left side of the heart (acute left ventricular). Read the rest of this entry »

Hypertensive crisis

гипертонический криз фото The hypertensive crisis is an urgent condition that is caused by excessive high blood pressure and which is manifested by a picture with the clinic of the lesion of a certain target organ. It is necessary to urgently lower the arterial pressure for it Read more »


кардиомиопатия фото Cardiomyopathy is a group of inflammatory diseases of the heart muscle tissue developing for various reasons. It can also be called myocardial dystrophy. Such a disease mainly affects people of different age groups, and it does not have a read more »

Heart arythmy

аритмия фото Cardiac arrhythmia is a disorder of the sequence, frequency and rhythm of the heartbeat. In a calm state, in most cases a person can feel only weak heartbeats, without feeling his rhythm. Explicit sensations of interruptions in the work of the heart (chaotic or rapid contractions, sudden fading) indicate the presence of a person's heart arrhythmia. Read the rest of this entry »

Myocardial infarction

инфаркт миокарда фото Myocardial infarction is one of the clinical forms of IHD, which is accompanied by the development of myocardial ischemic necrosis due to circulatory disturbance of this site. According to statistics, this disease most often develops in males (women are twice as rare) in the age group. Read the full post »

Heart diseases

According to the statistics of the World Health Organization, the death rate from cardiovascular diseases is several times higher than the total mortality from all other significant causes: pneumonia, cancer, liver cirrhosis, diabetes mellitus and chronic lung diseases Read the full post »