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Advances in the clinical application of cardiac magnetic resonance in the diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy
HU Rui  LI Rui  YANG Pengcheng  CHEN Zixian  GUO Shunlin 

Cite this article as: Hu R, Li R, Yang PC, et al. Advances in the clinical application of cardiac magnetic resonance in the diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(5): 151-153, 170. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.05.032.

[Abstract] At present, the non-invasive and accurate diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy disease still faces many challenges, which is of great significance for guiding clinical treatment and evaluating prognosis. Cardiac magnetic resonance is a powerful tool to evaluate and diagnose the etiology of left ventricular hypertrophy. It can not only dynamically observe the anatomical structure of the heart, but also accurately evaluate cardiac function and myocardial conditions by using late gadolinium enhancement, parameter quantification, feature tracking and diffusion tensor imaging, and T1 mapping, extracellular volume integral number and strain can be obtained through a series of post-processing to quantify myocardial injury and function. These techniques have great potential to identify the etiology of left ventricular hypertrophy and provide valuable prognostic information. This article reviews the typical cardiac magnetic resonance findings and their differentiation in various diseases of left ventricular hypertrophy.
[Keywords] left ventricular hypertrophy;cardiac magnetic resonance;delayed enhancement technique;T1 mapping;extracellular volume;hypertrophic cardiomyopathy;cardiac amyloidosis;hypertensive heart diseas;aortic stenosis;Anderson-Fabry disease

HU Rui1   LI Rui1   YANG Pengcheng1   CHEN Zixian2   GUO Shunlin2*  

1 The First Clinical Medical College, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou 730000, China

2 Department of Radiology, the First Hospital of Lanzhou University, Intelligent Imaging Medical Engineering Research Center of Gansu Province, Accurate Image Collaborative Innovation International Science and Technology Cooperation Base of Gansu Province, Radiological Clinical Medicine Research Center of Gansu Province, Lanzhou 730000, China

Guo SL, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Hospital Fund of the First Hospital of Lanzhou University (No. ldyyyn2019-78).
Received  2022-01-08
Accepted  2022-04-24
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.05.032
Cite this article as: Hu R, Li R, Yang PC, et al. Advances in the clinical application of cardiac magnetic resonance in the diagnosis of left ventricular hypertrophy[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(5): 151-153, 170. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.05.032.

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