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AccT

acceleration time

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AI

aortic insufficiency

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AoV

aortic valve

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AS

aortic stenosis

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ASD

atrial septal defect

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AVA

aortic valve area

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AV Valve

atrioventricular valve

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BSA

body surface area

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CABG

coronary artery bypass graft

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CAD

coronary artery disease

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CFD

color flow doppler

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CHF

congestive heart failure

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CI

cardiac index

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CO

cardiac output

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CWD

continuous wave doppler

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DT

deceleration time

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EDP

end-diastolic pressure

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EDV

end-diastolic volume

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ESV

end-systolic volume

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ET

ejection time

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FVI

flow velocity integral

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HR

heart rate

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HTN

hypertension

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IAS

interatrial septum

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IVC

inferior vena cava

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IVCT

isovolumic contraction time

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IVRT

isovolumic relaxation time

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IVS

interventricular septum

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JH

jet height

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LA

left atrium

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LAD

left anterior descending

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LBBB

left bundle branch block

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LCA

left coronary artery

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LV

left ventricle

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LVEDP

left ventricular end-diastolic pressure

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LVET

left ventricular ejection time

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LVH

left ventricular hypertrophy

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LVOT

left ventricular outflow tract

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MAC

mitral annular calcification

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mmHg

millimeters of mercury

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MPI

myocardial performance index

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MR

mitral regurgitation

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MS

mitral stenosis

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MV

mitral valve

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MVA

mitral valve area

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MVP

mitral valve prolapse

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PA

pulmonary artery

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PASP

pulmonary artery systolic pressure

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PAW (P)

pulmonary artery wedge (pressure)

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PDA

patent ductus arteriosus

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PEP

pre-ejection period

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PHT

pressure half time

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PI

pulmonary / pulmonic insufficiency

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PS

pulmonary / pulmonic stenosis

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PTCA

percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty

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PV

pulmonic valve

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PVR

pulmonary vascular resistance

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PWD

pulsed wave Doppler

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Qp/Qs

ration of pulmonary blood flow to systemic blood flow

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RA

right atrium

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RBBB

right bundle branch block

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RCA

right coronary artery

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RV

right ventricle

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RVOT

right ventricular outflow tract

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SAM

systolic anterior motion

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SV

stroke volume

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SVC

superior vena cava

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SVR

systemic vascular resistance

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TR

tricuspid regurgitation

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TS

tricuspid stenosis

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TV

tricuspid valve

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VSD

ventricular septal defect