cardiomyopathy

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Related to cardiomyopathies: hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, Restrictive cardiomyopathy
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Synonyms for cardiomyopathy

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

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Because it was conducted in a tertiary referral centre for inherited cardiomyopathies there may be a referral bias, which may overestimate the true frequency of familial DCM.
3) Cardiac MRI employing viability imaging is an efficient, noninvasive method of characterization of the various cardiomyopathies based on the varied patterns of myocardial enhancement and distribution of scar.
The differential diagnosis of dilated cardiomyopathy in a young patient includes idiopathic, peripartum, viral storage disorder, sarcoid, alcoholic, cocaine-induced, and drug-induced cardiomyopathies.
Company combining genetic insights with recent advances in heart muscle biology to take a personalized medicine approach to heart disease; First programs will address genetic cardiomyopathies, a set of diseases with large unmet patient need
Yue established CCF in 2002 to increase research, education and awareness of all cardiomyopathies affecting children.
4) Human immunodeficiency virus is the underlying cause of cardiomyopathy in 4% of patients with idiopathic dilated nonischemic cardiomyopathies.
Cardiomyopathies are progressive diseases that affect the heart muscle including Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM), Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC), Conduction Disease associated with DCM (CD-DCM), Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM) and Left Ventricular Noncompaction (LVNC).
Although peripartum cardiomyopathy is poorly understood, many similar cardiomyopathies are nutritional in origin," he writes.
The familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathies were previously thought to be uncommon but are now known to be more prevalent, particularly in black male patients such as our patient.
Cardiomyopathies are progressive diseases that affect the heart muscle including Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM), Dilated Cardiomyopathy (DCM), Conduction Disease associated with DCM (CD-DCM), and Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy (ARVC).