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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Introduction: Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Description of Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (medical condition): Heart damage from thickened heart walls....more »

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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: a disorder in which the heart muscle is so strong that it does not relax enough to fill with the heart with blood and so has reduced pumping ability.
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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: A form of CARDIAC MUSCLE disease, characterized by left and/or right ventricular hypertrophy (HYPERTROPHY, LEFT VENTRICULAR; HYPERTROPHY, RIGHT VENTRICULAR), frequent asymmetrical involvement of the HEART SEPTUM, and normal or reduced left ventricular volume. Risk factors include HYPERTENSION; AORTIC STENOSIS; and gene MUTATION (FAMILIAL HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY).
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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy as a Disease

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (medical condition): See Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (disease information).
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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Article Excerpts

The second most common form of heart muscle disease is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy . Physicians sometimes... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Cardiomyopathy: NHLBI)

The second most common form of heart muscle disease is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy . Physicians sometimes call it by other names:... (Source: excerpt from NHLBI, Cardiomyopathy: NHLBI)

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Broader terms for Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

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