ischemic cardiomyopathy


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ischemic cardiomyopathy

Cardiology A disorder caused by myocardial hypoxia, which compromises the heart's ability to efficiently pump blood; IC may cause heart failure and is a complication of cardiac ischemia, especially affecting older ♂, a disparity that ↓ with advancing geezhood Risks factors Personal or family Hx of MI, angina, unstable angina, ASHD, or other CAD; HTN, smoking, DM, high fat diet, ↑ cholesterol, obesity, stress can all precipitate IC Management rGH improves hemodynamics, clinical function. See Growth hormone.
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Type Subtypes Cardiomyopathies Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Dilated cardiomyopathy Restrictive cardiomyopathy Arrhythmogenic right-ventricular cardiomyopathy Unclassified Specific Ischemic cardiomyopathy cardiomyopathies Valvular cardiomyopathy Hypertensive cardiomyopathy Inflammatory cardiomyopathy Myocarditis Idiopathic Infective Autoimmune Metabolic cardiomyopathy Endocrine Familial storage disease and infiltrations Deficiency Amyloidosis General system disease Connective tissue disorders Infiltrations and granulomas Muscular dystrophies Neuromuscular disorders Sensitivity and toxic reactions Peripartal cardiomyopathy Table 2.
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