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What are the causes of dilated cardiomyopathy?

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Dr. Andrew Kaplan
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees

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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