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A 41-year-old member asked:

Will cardiomyopathy kill me if i don't get treatment?

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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Pulmonary Critical Care 26 years experience
Yes: Cardiomyopathy is weakness of the heart. If it is allowed to get worse, your heart will stop.
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Cardiology 32 years experience
Possibly.: It certainly depends on the cause and severity of the cardiomyopathy. Effective treatment is available..See a physician asap.
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