What is the importance of LVH on echocardiography?

What is the importance of LVH on echocardiography?

In this video, Dr. R. R Kasliwal, Chairman - Clinical & Preventive Cardiology, Medanta – The Medicity, will discuss the importance of LVH on echocardiography. When LVH is seen in patients with hypertension, then it signifies that the blood pressure is not completely under control. If the blood pressure is not controlled then he might suffer from disease of arteries of the heart also. LVH and LV mass are two the parameters which are important. In an LVH patients, medicines also differ. If he has LVH then different set of medicines are given. If he doesn’t have LVH, then different medications are given in hypertensive patients.