Familial cardiomyopathy

M. Csanády, K. Szász

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Abstract

Over three generations, several members of a family suffered from cardiomyopathy exhibiting, primarily, rhythm and conduction disturbances and, eventually, congestive heart failure. Certain serum enzymes (SGOT, SGPT, LDH) were elevated. The clinical examination indicated a progressive deterioration with increasing age of the patients, a more serious course in the male members of the family, and the frequent association of mental retardation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)122-130
Number of pages9
JournalCardiology (Switzerland)
Volume61
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1976

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Keywords

  • Atrioventricular block Congestive cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Familial
  • Familial endocardial
  • Fibrosis
  • Mode of inheritance
  • Natural history

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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