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Cardiologic screening of all first-degree relatives of these three women revealed previously undiagnosed cases of dilated cardiomyopathy in all three families.
Long-term prognosis of patients with mildly dilated cardiomyopathy.
Full recovery from severe dilated cardiomyopathy in an HIV-infectedpatient.
3 mm, and 87% had an end-diastolic dimension of more than 55 mm, indicating severe dilated cardiomyopathy.
1) activity and reduced glutathione (GSH) content of blood (erythrocytes), and by measuring thiol (SH) content of erythrocyte membranes in two different types of dilated cardiomyopathy.
A snapshot of the global therapeutic scenario for Dilated Cardiomyopathy.
The infant had been suffering from a form of heart failure known as dilated cardiomyopathy, together with a serious infection of an artificial system that had already been transplanted to assist the failing organ.
Methods: We included 35 patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy with an ejection fraction (EF) <40% and heart rate >70 beats/min despite optimal medical therapy, according to the international guidelines in this prospective, non-randomized, single-arm, open-label safety study.
Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is defined by the presence of left ventricular systolic dysfunction and dilatation in the absence of abnormal loading conditions (e.
The cause of death was dilated cardiomyopathy, the inquest heard.
They all have a rare heart condition called dilated cardiomyopathy, which causes the heart to enlarge and pump blood less efficiently.
BOSTON -- Statin use was associated with startling reductions in mortality and in sudden death among patients with nonischemic dilated cardiomyopathy, according to a new subanalysis from a multicenter trial of implantable cardioverter defibrillators.