Echocardiographic diagnosis of the different phenotypes of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

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Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM) is an inherited cardiovascular disorder of great genetic heterogeneity and has a prevalence of 0.1 - 0.2 % in the general population. Several hundred mutations in more than 27 genes, most of which encode sarcomeric structures, are associated with the HCM phenotype. Then, HCM is an extremely heterogeneous disease and several… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s12947-016-0072-5

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@inproceedings{Parato2015EchocardiographicDO, title={Echocardiographic diagnosis of the different phenotypes of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy}, author={Vito Maurizio Parato and Valeria Antoncecchi and Fabiola B Sozzi and Stefania Marazia and Annapaola Zito and Maria Rosaria Maiello and Pasquale Palmiero}, booktitle={Cardiovascular ultrasound}, year={2015} }