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How would you explain dilated cardiomyopathy?
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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Enlarged Heart
An enlarged heart leading to pump failure and congestive heart failure and arrhythmia.

In brief: Enlarged Heart
An enlarged heart leading to pump failure and congestive heart failure and arrhythmia.
Dr. Charles Jost
Dr. Charles Jost
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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: See below
In lay terms - heart muscle getting weak by various toxins (drugs, alcohol); infection; other toxins and hormones (peri-partum).
Then the muscle can't pump and the heart chambers get dilated by all the blood that cannot move forward.

In brief: See below
In lay terms - heart muscle getting weak by various toxins (drugs, alcohol); infection; other toxins and hormones (peri-partum).
Then the muscle can't pump and the heart chambers get dilated by all the blood that cannot move forward.
Dr. Rada Ivanov
Dr. Rada Ivanov
Thank
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