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How can you treat dilated cardiomyopathy?

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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Depends

Depends on how severe it is.
Milder forms can be controlled with medications, which is the majority of patients, and a relatively normal lifestyle is quite possible. The most severe cases may be eligible for heart transplantation, talk to your doctor.

In brief: Depends

Depends on how severe it is.
Milder forms can be controlled with medications, which is the majority of patients, and a relatively normal lifestyle is quite possible. The most severe cases may be eligible for heart transplantation, talk to your doctor.
Dr. Rada Ivanov
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Depends

Meds such as acei, b-blockers, water pills, digoxin.
Devices such as aicd bi-ventricular pacemakers and left ventricular assist devices. Some pts are transplant candidates. Salt restriction , abstinence from alcohol, aerobic exercize, .

In brief: Depends

Meds such as acei, b-blockers, water pills, digoxin.
Devices such as aicd bi-ventricular pacemakers and left ventricular assist devices. Some pts are transplant candidates. Salt restriction , abstinence from alcohol, aerobic exercize, .
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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