Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy.

  title={Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy.},
  author={Jeffrey Allen Towbin and Angela Lorts and John Lynn Jefferies},
  volume={386 9995},
Left ventricular non-compaction, the most recently classified form of cardiomyopathy, is characterised by abnormal trabeculations in the left ventricle, most frequently at the apex. It can be associated with left ventricular dilation or hypertrophy, systolic or diastolic dysfunction, or both, or various forms of congenital heart disease. Affected individuals are at risk of left or right ventricular failure, or both. Heart failure symptoms can be induced by exercise or be persistent at rest, but… CONTINUE READING
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