Olga Azevedo

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mitral and aortic valve aneurysms secondary to infective endocarditis: impressive images of a rare echocardiographic finding
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:E28. 2010
  2. pmc Massive right atrial myxoma presenting as syncope and exertional dyspnea: case report
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 8:23. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Prosthetic aortic valve: a bone in the system
    Vitor Hugo Pereira
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Center, Guimaraes, Portugal Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal Electronic address
    Rev Port Cardiol 34:137.e1-4. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Cardiomyopathy and kidney disease in a patient with maternally inherited diabetes and deafness caused by the 3243A>G mutation of mitochondrial DNA
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal olgazevedo yahoo com br
    Cardiology 115:71-4. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy with left ventricular involvement: a novel splice site mutation in the DSG2 gene
    Marina Pereira Fernandes
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Centre, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Cardiology 130:159-61. 2015
  6. doi request reprint Left ventricular noncompaction in a patient with fabry disease: overdiagnosis, morphological manifestation of fabry disease or two unrelated rare conditions in the same patient?
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Guimaraes, Portugal olgazevedo yahoo com br
    Cardiology 119:155-9. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Aortic root to left atrium fistula: a rare complication of infective endocarditis in a native aortic valve
    Vitor Hugo Pereira
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Center, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:1203-4. 2014

Collaborators

  • Jorge Almeida
  • Vitor Hugo Pereira
  • António Lourenço
  • Marina Pereira Fernandes
  • Lucy Calvo
  • Inocência Machado
  • Vitor Pereira
  • Joana Guardado
  • Mario Lourenco
  • Isabel Quelhas
  • Marina Fernandes
  • João Português

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Mitral and aortic valve aneurysms secondary to infective endocarditis: impressive images of a rare echocardiographic finding
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Eur J Echocardiogr 11:E28. 2010
    ..This case also underlines the role of transoesophageal echocardiography on management decisions, allowing a morphological evaluation of the mitral valve and selection of the appropriate surgical strategy...
  2. pmc Massive right atrial myxoma presenting as syncope and exertional dyspnea: case report
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Cardiovasc Ultrasound 8:23. 2010
    ..Three-dimensional echocardiography proved useful in surgery planning, allowing a better definition of the tumor outline and attachment...
  3. doi request reprint Prosthetic aortic valve: a bone in the system
    Vitor Hugo Pereira
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Center, Guimaraes, Portugal Life and Health Sciences Research Institute ICVS, School of Health Sciences, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal Electronic address
    Rev Port Cardiol 34:137.e1-4. 2015
    ..Interestingly, the patient had had a foreign body (bone fragment) removed from her esophagus a few weeks earlier, which was the probable portal of entry for this infective endocarditis. ..
  4. doi request reprint Cardiomyopathy and kidney disease in a patient with maternally inherited diabetes and deafness caused by the 3243A>G mutation of mitochondrial DNA
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Unidade de Guimarães, Guimaraes, Portugal olgazevedo yahoo com br
    Cardiology 115:71-4. 2010
    ..We discuss the possible mechanisms underlying the phenotypic variability and fluctuant clinical course of mitochondrial disorders and the potential usefulness of coenzyme Q10 and L-carnitine in 3243A>G mutation patients...
  5. doi request reprint Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy with left ventricular involvement: a novel splice site mutation in the DSG2 gene
    Marina Pereira Fernandes
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Centre, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Cardiology 130:159-61. 2015
    ..1423+2T>G (IVS10 ds +2T>G) in intron 10 of the gene DSG2 (desmoglein-2) in heterozygosity. To our knowledge, this mutation has not been previously described in arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy...
  6. doi request reprint Left ventricular noncompaction in a patient with fabry disease: overdiagnosis, morphological manifestation of fabry disease or two unrelated rare conditions in the same patient?
    Olga Azevedo
    Cardiology Department, Centro Hospitalar do Alto Ave, Guimaraes, Portugal olgazevedo yahoo com br
    Cardiology 119:155-9. 2011
    ..Accordingly, LVNC could be a rare cardiac manifestation of Fabry disease...
  7. doi request reprint Aortic root to left atrium fistula: a rare complication of infective endocarditis in a native aortic valve
    Vitor Hugo Pereira
    Cardiology Department, Alto Ave Hospital Center, Guimaraes, Portugal
    Int J Cardiovasc Imaging 30:1203-4. 2014
    ..The image shows a pseudoaneurysm of the mitral-aortic intervalvular fibrosa and a fistula between the non-coronary sinus and the left atrium. ..