Cardiomyopathy is a serious disease in which the heart muscle becomes inflamed and doesn't work as well as it should. There may be multiple causes including viral infections. Cardiomyopathy can be classified as primary or secondary. Primary cardiomyopathy can't be attributed to a specific cause, such as high blood pressure, heart valve disease, artery diseases or congenital heart defects. Secondary cardiomyopathy is due to specific causes. It's often associated with diseases involving other o...
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Cardiomyopathy Definition. Cardiomyopathy is a chronic disease of the heart muscle (myocardium), in which the muscle is abnormally enlarged, thickened, and/or stiffened.
- Restrictive cardiomyopathy: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia
Restrictive cardiomyopathy refers to changes in and weakening of the heart muscle, which causes the heart to fill poorly, squeeze poorly, or both. Causes ...
- Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy - NCBI
General questions relating to all cardiomyopathies, General questions relating to all the main types of cardiomyopathy answered
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Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Heart Cardiomyopathy written by professional medical specialists.
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) - College of Veterinary ...
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM): Pet Health Topics is a collection of articles written at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University ...
- Dilated Cardiomyopathy | Health | Patient.co.uk
Dilated cardiomyopathy is a condition of the heart muscle. The heart dilates (becomes enlarged) and pumps blood less well. Symptoms vary according to the...
- Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy | Health | Patient.co.uk
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a condition where the heart muscle becomes thickened. The symptoms that develop depend on the severity of the condition.
- Dilated Cardiomyopathy Medication - Medscape Reference
Medication: Dilated Cardiomyopathy. Dilated cardiomyopathy is a progressive disease of heart muscle that is characterized by ventricular chamber ...