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  • noun

Synonyms for cardiomyopathy

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

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Oldfors, "Autosomal dominant myofibrillar myopathy with arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy 7 is caused by a des mutation," European Journal of Human Genetics, vol.
Suppression of canonical Wnt/beta-catenin signaling by nuclear plakoglobin recapitulates phenotype of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.
None of the nine individuals with a positive diagnosis of a disease associated with sudden cardiac death (which included electrical diseases, Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy, and right ventricular outflow tract ventricular tachycardia) were symptomatic.
MIAMI -- Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy is a diagnostically challenging condition that is often overlooked as the cause of sudden cardiac death in athletes.
Paul's grieving family have all now undergone tests for the condition Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy.
It was later discovered Mr Taylor had been suffering from arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC).
Cardiomyopathies are potentially lethal 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).
Boxer arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) is inherited as an autosomal dominant disease with incomplete penetrance that can lead to syncope or sudden death as consequence of ventricular arrhythmias resulting from ultrastructural changes in cardiomyocytes that modifies the electrical and mechanical cell activity (MEURS, 2004; OYAMA et al.
Evaluation of RV function is important in patients with suspected arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) and in therapeutic follow-up of patients after repair of certain congenital heart diseases, and cannot be reliably measured on any other non-invasive modality.
George Pollard, 16, was in a coma after collapsing with killer Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy.
Dilatation of the right ventricle; fatty tissue in conspicuous trabeculae of the right ventricle, especially in the anterior wall and inferior (diaphragmatic) wall; and a scalloped appearance (bulging) of the right ventricular wall were characteristic findings at CT to diagnose arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC) (1-3).
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