cardiomyopathy cardiomyopathy


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


  1. The test returns accurate results for 98% of people with structural heart defects like hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
  2. The test returns accurate results for 98% of people with structural heart defects such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
  3. Hank Gathers of Loyola Marymount University, another celebrated young basketball player, died from cardiomyopathy in 1990.


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    BASIC INFORMATION ™ Championship Hearts screens young athletes, ages 14-18, for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM). Generally, one screening after age 15 is sufficient, unless cardiac symptoms are present. ™ HCM causes a thickening of the heart wall, and can lead to obstruction of blood flow and an erratic heartbeat. ™ HCM typically does not present any symptoms. ™ HCM is the leading cause of ...
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  • "The newer questions target some extremely rare heart conditions, such as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and ion channelopathies, that are more likely to lead to sudden deaths while somebody is exerting himself," Bernhardt said in an interview with...
    on Apr 12, 2010 By: Sarah Bernhardt Source: Pediatric SuperSite

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