Table 1

Cardiovascular magnetic resonance definitions of patterns of hypertensive heart disease left ventricular (LV) phenotypes

Indexed LVM (g/m2)Indexed EDV (mL/m2)M/V  (g/mL)
Normal LVNormalNormalNormal
Concentric remodellingNormal
Concentric LVHNormal
Eccentric LVHNormal
  • EDV, end-diastolic volume; LVH, left ventricular hypertrophy; LVM, LV mass; LVM and EDV are indexed to body surface area; M/V=mass:volume ratio.