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What is the connection between postpartum cardiopathy and death?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: Serious and can kill

Formerly, postpartum / peripartum cardiomyopathy had a high mortality rate by pump failure or rhythm disturbance.
While the cause remains unknown, only about 1 woman in 30 dies of it today, though the course can be long.

In brief: Serious and can kill

Formerly, postpartum / peripartum cardiomyopathy had a high mortality rate by pump failure or rhythm disturbance.
While the cause remains unknown, only about 1 woman in 30 dies of it today, though the course can be long.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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