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Table 5 CMR findings

From: Clinical experience regarding safety and diagnostic value of cardiovascular magnetic resonance in patients with a subcutaneous implanted cardioverter/defibrillator (S-ICD) at 1.5 T

ParameterValue
Left ventricular CMR findings
LVEF, %58 ± 10%
LV EDV, ml197 ± 68
LV ESV, ml90 ± 52
LV mass, g162 ± 42
Right ventricular CMR findings
RVEF, %58 ± 9%
RV EDV, ml180 ± 49
RV ESV, ml77 ± 32
LGE findings (after image optimization), n (%)
No LGE6 (26%)
Presence of LGE with ischemic pattern1 (4%)
Presence of LGE with non-ischemic pattern16 (70%)
Extent of LGE, no. of segments3 ± 3
Extent of LGE, % of total myocardial mass20 ± 17%
CMR-based final diagnosis, n (%)
Ischemic cardiomyopathy1 (4%)
Non-ischemic cardiomyopathy14 (61%)
Myocarditis/inflammatory cardiomyopathy5 (22%)
Normal CMR findings/non-conclusive CMR3 (13%)
  1. EDV end-diastolic volume; ESV end-systolic volume; RV right ventricular; RVEF right ventricular ejection fraction