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A 51-year-old female asked:

what is the prognosis for a 51 year old with stage 3 heart failure from idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy? this was before bivent icd.

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
BiV changes everythi: Resynchronization with a bi-v pacemaker has changed the landscape. Have your ef rechecked several months after the implantation. It may be normal now. If so, your prognosis is excellent.

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