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When the left ventricle is adequately filled with blood it contracts and ejects its blood through the aortic valve and into the aorta. People could just be forced to do a 3 week diet before any planned surgery. Echocardiography may demonstrate flattening of the interventricular septum in systole, right ventricular chamber dilatation and/or free wall thickening, and right atrial enlargement. VDR is shown to interact directly with the human B-type natriuretic peptide (hBNP) gene promoter, a surrogate marker of the transcriptional response to hypertrophy.

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Publisher: Futura Publishing Company (January 1994)

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