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  • noun

Synonyms for cardiomyopathy

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

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Arrhythmias, valvulopathy, and restrictive cardiomyopathy are common complications.
The cardiomyopathy associated with this disease is due to infiltration of amyloid in the myocardium interstitium, leading to diastolic dysfunction progressing to restrictive cardiomyopathy and heart failure.
It is broadly classified into dilated, hypertrophic and restrictive cardiomyopathy.
Mixed lesion of Restrictive Cardiomyopathy and Constrictive Pericarditis is a rarely reported clinical entity which poses a diagnostic and therapeutic enigma to physicians.
And cardiomyopathy is not one single disorder, but instead a family of heart conditions that can be classified into three types: hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM); dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM); and restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM).
This allows the distinction between constrictive pericarditis and restrictive cardiomyopathy, which can both be clinically and haemodymically indistinguishable (Fig.
Stephen and Rachael were diagnosed with the hereditary disease restrictive cardiomyopathy after their mum, Mary, 44, a nurse and midwife, refused to believe both her children were simply suffering from tiredness.
Restrictive cardiomyopathy is caused by stiffening of the heart muscles.
She was diagnosed with a rare form of restrictive cardiomyopathy, and the next eight years were spent in andout of hospital as doctors struggled to keep her alive with operation after operation.
Here we are reporting a case of hypereosinophilic syndrome presenting as restrictive cardiomyopathy and eosinophilic gastritis, a high suspicion should be kept in mind for the above diagnosis when patient presents with hypereosinophilia.
Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging also confirmed the diagnosis of restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCMP) and excluded hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (Fig.
Restrictive cardiomyopathy, which accounts for approximately 10 percent of the primary heart muscle diseases diagnosed in Dr.
Jennifer, 23, was diagnosed with restrictive cardiomyopathy in her teens.