TITLE

The patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

AUTHOR(S)
ten Berg, Jurrien; Steggerda, Robbert C.; Siebelink, Hans-Marc J.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Heart;Nov2010, Vol. 96 Issue 21, p1764
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM). The condition is characterized by idiopathic hypertrophy of the left ventricle and sometimes accompanied by hypertrophy of the right ventricle. The disease is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait. It notes on the variability of the distribution of hypertrophy, but considered the most common is asymmetrical septal hypertrophy.
ACCESSION #
57534411

 

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