The genetics and semantics of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

  title={The genetics and semantics of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.},
  author={Robert Chahine and Albert Raizner and Robert J. Luchi},
  volume={74 6},
We read with interest the article by Maron et al.1 We would like to commend them for utilizing the term, “hypertrophic cardiomyopathy,” in this report, instead of the term, “asymmetric septal hypertrophy,” which has now proven rather nonspecific. We were also pleased to note that Maron et al1 now recognize that asymmetric septal hypertrophy is not… CONTINUE READING