Isolated left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy in adults.

@article{Ikeda2015IsolatedLV,
  title={Isolated left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy in adults.},
  author={Uichi Ikeda and Masatoshi Minamisawa and Jun Koyama},
  journal={Journal of cardiology},
  year={2015},
  volume={65 2},
  pages={
          91-7
        }
}
Left ventricular non-compaction (LVNC) is a heart-muscle disorder characterized by prominent myocardial trabeculations and deep intertrabecular recesses in the LV cavity. LVNC is often diagnosed by echocardiography and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging, but a universally accepted definition of LVNC is lacking. Although the prevalence of LVNC in adults remains unclear, improvements in diagnostic techniques account for the relatively high incidence of LVNC in recent years. The clinical… CONTINUE READING
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