Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with midventricular obstruction and apical aneurysm formation in a single family: case report

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BACKGROUND Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is an extremely heterogeneous disease. An under recognized and very often missed subgroup within this broad spectrum concerns patients with left ventricular (LV) apical aneurysms in the absence of coronary artery disease. CASE PRESENTATION We describe a case of HCM with midventricular obstruction and apical… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1476-7120-7-26

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@article{Efthimiadis2009HypertrophicCW, title={Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with midventricular obstruction and apical aneurysm formation in a single family: case report}, author={Georgios K. Efthimiadis and Christodoulos I Pliakos and Efstathios D Pagourelias and Despina G Parcharidou and Georgios Spanos and Stylianos Paraskevaidis and Ioannis H. Styliadis and George E. Parcharidis}, journal={Cardiovascular Ultrasound}, year={2009}, volume={7}, pages={26 - 26} }