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What are the causes of dilated cardiomyopathy?
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Dr. Andrew Kaplan
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Multiple possible
Some cases have no obvious cause.
Others may be genetic, viral, uncontrolled hypertension, heart attacks, valve disease, alcohol excess, morbid obesity, or sleep apnea.

In brief: Multiple possible
Some cases have no obvious cause.
Others may be genetic, viral, uncontrolled hypertension, heart attacks, valve disease, alcohol excess, morbid obesity, or sleep apnea.
Dr. Andrew Kaplan
Dr. Andrew Kaplan
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Dr. Rada Ivanov
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
In brief: See below
Viral infection, childbirth, drugs - recreational and prescription, most notably some chemotherapies, alcohol, inherited to name a few.

In brief: See below
Viral infection, childbirth, drugs - recreational and prescription, most notably some chemotherapies, alcohol, inherited to name a few.
Dr. Rada Ivanov
Dr. Rada Ivanov
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