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inability to pump enough blood to avoid congestion in the tissues

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The trial enrolled 14 patients with either ischemic or non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy with left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF) of 35% or below and New York Heart Association (NYHA) Class III or Ambulatory Class IV heart failure.
Diagnosis of anomalous left coronary artery by Doppler color flow mapping: distinction from other causes of dilated cardiomyopathy.
Clinical characteristics and outcomes of familial and idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in Cape Town: A comparative study of 120 cases followed up over 14 years.
A significant subset of peripartum cardiomyopathy is the initial manifestation of familial dilated cardiomyopathy.
Prevalence and etiology of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (summary of a National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute workshop).
Distinguishing expert commentary and short communications from the papers, the anthology looks at such topics as dilated cardiomyopathy, diagnostic and prognostic cardiac imaging, sudden cardiac death, non-transplant surgical options, new radiotracers for the molecular imaging of vulnerable atherosclerotic plaques, the expressions of matrix-metallo-proteinases and their tissue-specific inhibitors in idiopathic canine dilative cardiomyopathy, and pediatric cardiomyopathy.
Long-term efficacy and safety of coenzyme Q10 therapy for idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
Three found evidence of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and one showed the presence of dilated cardiomyopathy.
This pattern was recognized as a clue to a dilated cardiomyopathy in 1985 by Goldberger et al (4), and others subsequently have confirmed it (5, 6).
The cause of death was probable ventricular cardiac arrhythmia, secondary to idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy.
Dilated cardiomyopathy, were the heart muscle becomes thinner leading to the heart getting enlarged.
A Scotland Yard spokesman said yesterday that a post mortem found Mr Kelly died from dilated cardiomyopathy.
Both Nick and his 23-year-old brother, Paul, were diagnosed with the genetic heart defect dilated cardiomyopathy - which weakens the heart muscle - inherited from their mother.
An X-ray showed my heart was enlarged and they diagnosed me with dilated cardiomyopathy
Born with a serious heart condition, dilated cardiomyopathy, the young athlete gradually worked her way to fitness and success.