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Table 1 Clinical diagnosis of the 320 studied patients

From: Real-time three-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography in daily practice: initial experience

Clinical Diagnosis No. (%) RT3D-TTE application
Normal subjects 35(11%) volume quantification of LV and RV anatomical and functional assessment of MV and TV
Ischemic Heart Disease 35(11%) volume quantification of LV and RV
Cardiomyopathies 44(13.7%) volume quantification of LV and RV
Pulmonary hypertension 13(4.3%) volume quantification of RV anatomical and functional assessment of TV
Rheumatic Heart Disease 50(16.6%) anatomical and functional assessment of all valves
Prosthetic valves and rings 30(10%) anatomical and functional assessment of all valves
Congenital heart disease   
• MVP 5(1.7%) Define the prolapsed scallop and assess mitral regurgitation
• ASD 18(6%)  
• VSD 6(2%) Measure number, size& rims.
• PFO 3(1%)  
• Malformed AV 25(8%) Define cusps (number & morphology). Measure valve area
• PS 5(1.7%)  
Intracardiac masses and thrombi 52(17.3%) Anatomical delineation and volume calculation