Dec 10, 2012

CCI contribution at the EUROECHO Congress in Athens, Dec. 2012:

Topics: Echocardiography (Non-invasive imaging)
Session title: Differential diagnosis between physiologic hypertrophy of athlete's heart and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
Authors: Professor Thor Edvardsen

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Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a relatively common inherited cardiomyopathy that can be hard to differentiate from the enlargement of the heart that can occur with elite athletes. The aim of the session was to better understand these differences.


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