Helical CT features of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.

  title={Helical CT features of arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy.},
  author={Fumiko Kimura and Fumikazu Sakai and Yasunari Sakomura and Mikihiko Fujimura and Eiko Ueno and Naoki Matsuda and Hiroshi Kasanuki and Norio Mitsuhashi},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  volume={22 5},
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy (ARVC), also known as arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, is a disorder of the heart muscle of unknown origin. It is characterized by electrical instability of the heart as a result of replacement of the right ventricular myocardium with fatty or fibrous fatty tissue. Dilatation of the right ventricle… CONTINUE READING