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Cardiomyopathies report of a WHO Expert Committee. by World Health Organization. Expert Committee on Cardiomyopathies.

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Published by World Health Organization in Geneva .
Written in English

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SeriesTechnical report series / World Health Organization -- 697, World Health Organization technical report series -- 697.
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Open LibraryOL20324368M
ISBN 109241206977

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22 rows  Cardiomyopathies are the most featured cardiac pathologies in the twenty-first Author: Kaan Kirali. Cardiomyopathies: Classification, Evaluation and Treatment [Elliot Miller] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Cardiomyopathy refers to a set of diseases which affect the heart muscle. Common symptoms include swelling of the lower extremities. Juan Pablo Kaski, Perry Elliott, in Paediatric Cardiology (Third Edition), The cardiomyopathies are a heterogeneous group of disorders of cardiac muscle (Table ).Previous classifications defined cardiomyopathies as myocardial diseases of unknown cause, 2 but increased understanding of their aetiology and pathogenesis has led to a revised definition . Advances In Cardiomyopathies book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book provides a modern survey on the pathophysiological Pages:

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Cardiomyopathy is a group of diseases that affect the heart muscle. Early on there may be few or no symptoms. As the disease worsens, shortness of breath, feeling tired, and swelling of the legs may occur, due to the onset of heart failure. An irregular heart beat and fainting may occur. Those affected are at an increased risk of sudden cardiac : Unknown, genetic, alcohol, heavy metals, . Manifestations of cardiomyopathies are usually those of heart failure and vary depending on whether there is systolic dysfunction, diastolic dysfunction, or both. Some cardiomyopathies may also cause chest pain, syncope, arrhythmias, or sudden death. Evaluation typically includes family history, blood tests, ECG, chest x-ray, echocardiography. International Symposium on Cardiomyopathies ( Tiervlei, South Africa). Cardiomyopathies. Baltimore, University Park Press [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Eörs Bajusz; George Rona; International Study Group for Research in Cardiac Metabolism. Director. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, East 28th. Street, Suite , Minneapolis, MN ‐, USA.