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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Effects of intravenous disopyramide on coronary hemodynamics and vasodilator reserve in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
The importance of ventricular septal morphology in the effectiveness of dual chamber pacing in hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
Echocardiography-guided ethanol septal reduction for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
Despite the low incidence, because QAV may also cause aortic stenosis, the reason of the transvalvular gradient must be established and a careful distinctive diagnosis in a patient with coincidental hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy is required.
Pheochromocytoma associated with clinical and echocardiography features simulating hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy.
The likely causes of sudden death in athletes--arrhythmias, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, coronary artery anomalies--are usually subclinical and most often only recognizable using appropriate technical evaluation.
Treatment of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy (enlarged heart) - Congenital defects like atrial septal defect and patent foramen ovale
The pioneering procedure helps reduce the effects of hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, which is an unusual thickness of the wall of the heart.
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