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How serious and common is dilated cardiomyopathy?

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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: Depends

It is not that common but can be caused by various reasons including childbirth, infection or drugs to name the most common.
In most cases patients recover or can be treated by medications. Make sure you find a good doctor who specializes in this.

In brief: Depends

It is not that common but can be caused by various reasons including childbirth, infection or drugs to name the most common.
In most cases patients recover or can be treated by medications. Make sure you find a good doctor who specializes in this.
Dr. Rada Ivanov
Dr. Rada Ivanov
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Dr. John Szawaluk
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Fairly common

Unfortunately it is becoming more common.
It can be mild or severe with associated heart failure. Treatment is tailored to the underling cause.

In brief: Fairly common

Unfortunately it is becoming more common.
It can be mild or severe with associated heart failure. Treatment is tailored to the underling cause.
Dr. John Szawaluk
Dr. John Szawaluk
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