Left ventricular noncompaction and myocardial fibrosis: a case report

@inproceedings{Kalavakunta2010LeftVN,
  title={Left ventricular noncompaction and myocardial fibrosis: a case report},
  author={Jagadeesh Kumar Kalavakunta and Hemasri Tokala and Aparna Gosavi and Vishal Gupta},
  booktitle={International archives of medicine},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC) is a rare congenital abnormality. It is currently classified as a genetic cardiomyopathy and results from early arrest of endomyocardial morphogenesis. The pathophysiology of left ventricular dysfunction, which becomes apparent beyond the 4th decade of life, is unclear. CASE REPORT We report a case of 60… CONTINUE READING