Skip to Content

asymmetric septal hypertrophy

 

Definition: abnormal enlargement, congenital or acquired, of the left ventricular side of the septum under the aortic valve causing outflow obstruction and abnormal movement of the mitral valve.

Synonym(s): idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis

See Also: systolic anterior motion

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide