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Mild concentric left ventricular hypertrophy is the mild enlargement of the muscles of the sinistral cardiac ventricle, which includes an augmented cavity size and thickened walls, according to Mayo Clinic. It is often t... More »

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Left ventricular heart disease, or left ventricular hypertrophy, is caused by high blood pressure, aortic valve stenosis, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and athletic training, according to Mayo Clinic. It occurs when someth... More »

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Causes of left ventricular heart failure include high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, heart attack, congenital heart defects and faulty heart valves, Mayo Clinic explains. Other causes include damage to the hear... More »

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