hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

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a disorder in which the heart muscle is so strong that it does not relax enough to fill with the heart with blood and so has reduced pumping ability

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An integrated mechanism for systolic anterior motion of the mitral valve in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy based on echocardiographic observations".
Ultrasound localization of left ventricular outflow obstruction in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM) is a genetic condition that affects 1 in 500 people, most of whom are asymptomatic.
Not all people with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy qualify for the study.
This study is the first to investigate serial cTnT measurement by hs assay in patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy undergoing TASH.
Cardiac complications of phaeochromocytoma are many and varied, including left ventricular hypertrophy (usually concentric), catecholamine-induced myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy, takotsubo cardiomyopathy, and a condition simulating hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM).
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (HOCM, pronounced "hokum") is a condition in which an enlarged muscular wall between the ventricles (septum) prevents the mitral valve from closing correctly, impeding blood flow through the heart.
Septal ablation in a patient with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and a unique variant of anomalous origin of the left coronary artery.
Differential diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathies: typical (subaortic) hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, atypical (mid-ventricular) hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy and hypertrophic non-obstructive cardiomyopathy.
The patients taking part suffer from a rare genetic disorder, called hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, which causes a thickening of the heart muscle.
Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, congenital aortic stenosis, coronary artery anomalies, and Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome can cause sudden cardiac death in athletes.
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