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Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy is a familial disease characterized by dilatation and regional wall hypokinesia of the right ventricle and left bundle branch block VT on ECG.
Families of people who succumb to sudden arrhythmic death syndrome should be assessed for cardiac disease, because one in five such families could be found to have occult familial disease, reported Dr.
Testing for the presence of familial disease variants can determine risk in young family members and help prevent sudden cardiac death through timely intervention.
The frequency of familial DCM was based on a detailed family history in all individuals and family screening of first-degree relatives of probands with a positive history for confirmation of familial disease.

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