myocardiopathy


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myocardiopathy

[¦mī·ō‚kärd·ē′äp·ə·thē]
(medicine)
Disease of the myocardium. Also known as cardiomyopathy.
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With advancing age, diabetes, myocardiopathy, neurodegenerative diseases, and cancer are emerging pathophysiological states.
Raynaud's phenomenon is usually its first manifestation, and skin thickening, esophageal dysmotility, restrictive pulmonary disease, pulmonary hypertension, arthralgia, myopathy, myocardiopathy and progressive renal insufficiency are also observed.
Niamh, of Tithefields, caught an infection when she was 10 weeks old that led to a condition called dilated myocardiopathy.
The child was treated with propranolol when obstructive hypertrophic myocardiopathy developed, the investigators noted.