|Significant differences between patients with and without inflammation at followup. ns: not significant. Data are shown as mean ± standard deviation. |
LVEDD: left ventricular enddiastolic diameter, LVESD: left ventricular endsystolic diameter, LA: left atrium, FS: fractional shortening, LSR: global systolic longitudinal strain rate, LSRsep: septal longitudinal systolic strain rate, LS: global systolic longitudinal strain, LSsep: septal systolic longitudinal strain.