4 doctors weighed in:

Is cardiomyopathy genetically heritable?

4 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Familial

Some froms can be inherited and tend to run in families but this is not the majority of cases.

In brief: Familial

Some froms can be inherited and tend to run in families but this is not the majority of cases.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
Thank
Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Cardiomyopathies

Some are not all

In brief: Cardiomyopathies

Some are not all
Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Thank
Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Yes and No

Some types of dilated cardiomyopathy are. Others are the result of viral infections.

In brief: Yes and No

Some types of dilated cardiomyopathy are. Others are the result of viral infections.
Dr. Barton Cook
Dr. Barton Cook
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Marsha Davis
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
24 years in practice
67M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors