What is another word for septal myectomy?

2 synonyms found


[ sˈɛptə͡l ma͡ɪˈɛktəmɪ], [ sˈɛptə‍l ma‍ɪˈɛktəmɪ], [ s_ˈɛ_p_t_əl m_aɪ_ˈɛ_k_t_ə_m_ɪ]

Septal myectomy is the medical procedure to remove a portion of the thickened septum and thereby alleviate symptoms of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. Some synonyms for septal myectomy include septal reduction, septal resection, septal remodeling, and septal ablation. These terms are often used interchangeably and refer to the same procedure that improves the flow of blood through the heart. The choice of terminology may depend on the preference of the physician or surgeon performing the procedure. Regardless of the wording, septal myectomy remains the gold standard therapy to relieve symptoms and improve quality of life for patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.

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