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Related to ARVC: Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy, ARVD
  • noun

Synonyms for cardiomyopathy

a disorder (usually of unknown origin) of the heart muscle (myocardium)

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ARVC was first described in 1977, and the clinical manifestations include recurrent ventricular arrhythmias, right ventricular failure, and SCD (1).
ARVC is a familial disease with an autosomal dominant inheritance pattern.
The clinical manifestations of the probands harbouring desmoplakin gene mutations are similar to patients with other ARVCs except that probands with DSP mutations are characterized by a high occurrence of sudden death even in the concealed phase (49), while individuals harbouring plakophilin-2 genes mutations express the disease earlier in life, as determined by age at first clinical manifestation and age at first arrhythmias (65).
Phases III and IV characterize patients with advanced ARVC.
It is well recognized that ARVC is a disease with highly variable clinical manifestations, ranging from those that are asymptomatic and slowly progressive to more severe disease presenting with sudden unheralded death in young individuals.
Fatty tissue in the left ventricle and ventricular septum is seen relatively frequently in ARVC, and fat in the ventricular septum is another useful finding for diagnosis of ARVC with CT (1).
Having seemingly developed out of nowhere, his illness - known as ARVC - once triggered 76 heart attacks in just three hours.
Doctors at the Royal Infirmary discovered he was suffering from ARVC, which means his heart was beating too fast to pump blood through his body.
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