Left ventricular mechanics are affected in children with celiac disease: A study based on two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography


DEVECİ M., Aydogan A. , ALTUN G., KAYABEY O., TUĞRAL O., BABAOĞLU K.

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, vol.34, no.9, pp.1339-1346, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/echo.13624
  • Title of Journal : ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1339-1346
  • Keywords: celiac disease, children, left ventricle, speckle tracking echocardiography, IDIOPATHIC DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY, TISSUE DOPPLER, CARDIAC-FUNCTIONS, EUROPEAN-SOCIETY, STRAIN, PREVALENCE, GUIDELINES, FAILURE, ADULTS, HEART

Abstract

Background: An association between cardiomyopathy and celiac disease has been reported, but not frequently. We examined the effects on cardiac mechanics in children with celiac disease (CD) by two-dimensional speckle tracking echocardiography (2DSTE).