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What is dilated cardiomyopathy? how do you get it? does it kill over time or sudden?

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Cardiomyopathy: Dilated cardiomyopathy is a weak heart condition. It is serious and requires long term treatment. It is caused by viruses, poisons, alcohol, genetics and other things. It can kill both suddenly and over time. When well treated it is possible to live a long time, sometimes people need a heart transplant.

Answered 12/8/2018

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