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Familial isolated dilated cardiomyopathy

Synonym(s) Familial or idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
Prevalence 1-5 / 10 000
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
or Autosomal recessive
or X-linked recessive
or Mitochondrial inheritance
Age of onset All ages
  • I42.0
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Disease definition

Familial isolated dilated cardiomyopathy is a rare, genetically heterogeneous cardiac disease characterized by dilatation leading to systolic and diastolic dysfunction of the left and/or right ventricles, causing heart failure or arrhythmia.

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Review article
Guidance for genetic testing
Clinical genetics review
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