[Primary cardiomyopathies in children].

Available are two cases of primary cardiomyopathy (congestive and oncocytic, respectively) in 8.5-year-old and 18-day-old girls. Analysis of section material indicates that hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is not a rare finding in newborns with interventricular septal affections. The authors review the discussion opinions on the disease etiology and pathogenesis… CONTINUE READING