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Other Names for Cardiomyopathy

Other Names for Dilated Cardiomyopathy

  • Alcoholic cardiomyopathy. This term is used when overuse of alcohol causes the disease.
  • Congestive cardiomyopathy.
  • Diabetic cardiomyopathy.
  • Familial dilated cardiomyopathy.
  • Idiopathic cardiomyopathy.
  • Ischemic cardiomyopathy. This term is used when coronary heart disease (also called coronary artery disease) or heart attack causes the disease.
  • Peripartum cardiomyopathy. This term is used when the disease develops in a woman shortly before or after she gives birth.
  • Primary cardiomyopathy.

Other Names for Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

  • Asymmetric septal hypertrophy
  • Familial hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic nonobstructive cardiomyopathy
  • Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
  • Idiopathic hypertrophic subaortic stenosis

Other Names for Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

  • Idiopathic restrictive cardiomyopathy
  • Infiltrative cardiomyopathy

Other Names for Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia

  • Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
  • Right ventricular cardiomyopathy
  • Right ventricular dysplasia
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January 1, 2011