the disease. Forms of Cardiomyopathy There are four main types of nonischemic cardiomyopathy that are recognized by the World Health Organization: dilated (DCM), hypertrophic
(HCM), restrictive (RCM) and arrhythmogenicrightventricular (ARVC). Each
form is determined by the nature ...
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... Hypertrophic (hi-per-TROF-ik) cardiomyopathy Restrictive cardiomyopathy Arrhythmogenic (ah-rith-mo-JEN-ik) rightventricular dysplasia (dis-PLA-ze-ah) Other types of cardiomyopathy sometimes are referred to as "unclassified cardiomyopathy." Cardiomyopathy ...
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... Beta-blockers and diuretics are also often prescribed. ArrhythmogenicRightVentricularCardiomyopathy In the rare case that a child is diagnosed
with arrhythmogenicrightventricularcardiomyopathy, medications
to control arrhythmias and end stage congestive ...
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... the disease
can progress to congestive heart failure. ArrhythmogenicRightVentricularCardiomyopathy This is extremely rare in children and
there ... proposed. These include: (1) appearance of at least 4 trabeculations and deep trabecular recesses, (2) blood flow ...
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