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Is concentric left ventricular hypertrophy and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy the same thing?

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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: LVH

Concentric hypertrophy is a descriptive term for equal hypertrophy throughout the heart.
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a disease process. It can have concentric or asymmetric hypertrophied heart muscle.

In brief: LVH

Concentric hypertrophy is a descriptive term for equal hypertrophy throughout the heart.
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a disease process. It can have concentric or asymmetric hypertrophied heart muscle.
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
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