Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic

Known as: Alcoholic cardiomyopathy, Cardiomyopathy, Alcoholic [Disease/Finding], alcoholic heart muscle disease 
Disease of CARDIAC MUSCLE resulting from chronic excessive alcohol consumption. Myocardial damage can be caused by: (1) a toxic effect of alcohol; (2… (More)
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1959-2018
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2006
2006
Apoptosis is a mechanism of cell death implicated in the pathogenesis of alcohol-induced organ damage. Experimental studies have… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Activation of the renin-angiotensin system (RAS) may contribute to the development of alcoholic cardiomyopathy. We… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Cardiomyopathy is a potentially fatal complication of alcohol abuse. In alcoholic persons who develop cardiac… (More)
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2002
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2002
Multiple pathways are responsible for transducing mechanical and hormonal stimuli into changes in gene expression during heart… (More)
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2000
2000
AIMS The outcome of alcoholic cardiomyopathy is thought to be better than idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy if patients abstain… (More)
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1997
1997
To compare the prevalence and cardiac status of male and female alcoholics with alcoholic cardiomyopathy during a 5-year period… (More)
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1995
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1995
OBJECTIVE To compare the cardiac and muscular status of male and female alcoholics to determine if the response of women to… (More)
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1989
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1989
To determine the prevalence of alcoholic myopathy and cardiomyopathy, we studied a group of 50 asymptomatic alcoholic men (mean… (More)
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1986
1986
Seven hundred fifty-two cases of instantaneous sudden cardiac death were studied. Alcoholic cardiomyopathy was found in 127 cases… (More)
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1981
1981
Three hundred and sixty-one biopsies obtained by bioptome from 201 patients with suspected cardiomyopathy were analysed… (More)
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