Burned out myocardium in biventricular hypertrophic cardiomyopathy presenting with congestive heart failure: Importance of ECG changes

International Cardiovascular Forum Journal. 2014;1(3):159-160

 

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Journal Title: International Cardiovascular Forum Journal

ISSN: 2410-2636 (Print); 2409-3424 (Online)

Publisher: Barcaray International

LCC Subject Category: Medicine: Internal medicine: Specialties of internal medicine: Diseases of the circulatory (Cardiovascular) system

Country of publisher: United Arab Emirates

Language of fulltext: English

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AUTHORS

Christer Backman (Department of Clinical Physiology, Heart Centre)
Per Lindqvist (Department of Clinical Physiology, Heart Centre)
Stellan Mörner (Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University and Heart Centre)
Michael Henein (Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University and Heart Centre)

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Time From Submission to Publication: 14 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

A 60 year old man was found to have a heart murmur and ECG features of ventricular hypertrophy on a medical check up for military recruitment at age of 20, despite having swimming as the only exercise. His mother had 3 survived children out of 9 pregnancies.