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What is postpartum cardiomyopathy?

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Dr. Mark Stern
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Weak heart post preg

Weak heart muscle after pregnancy, cause unknown.

In brief: Weak heart post preg

Weak heart muscle after pregnancy, cause unknown.
Dr. Mark Stern
Dr. Mark Stern
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Dr. George Mathew
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Autoimmune

This may occur last month to 5 mo postpartum. Less than 0.
1 percent of pregnancy. High risk with multiparity and age. Half will improve. High risk with next pregnancy!

In brief: Autoimmune

This may occur last month to 5 mo postpartum. Less than 0.
1 percent of pregnancy. High risk with multiparity and age. Half will improve. High risk with next pregnancy!
Dr. George Mathew
Dr. George Mathew
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Dr. Howard Rubin
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Cardiomyopathy

Change in function of heart muscle rarely occurs after delivery.

In brief: Cardiomyopathy

Change in function of heart muscle rarely occurs after delivery.
Dr. Howard Rubin
Dr. Howard Rubin
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