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Disease Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive

Name Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive
Synonyms Cardiomyopathies, Restrictive | Familial Restrictive Cardiomyopathy | Restrictive Cardiomyopathies | Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
Definition A form of CARDIAC MUSCLE disease in which the ventricular walls are excessively rigid, impeding ventricular filling. It is marked by reduced diastolic volume of either or both ventricles but normal or nearly normal systolic function. It may be idiopathic or associated with other diseases (ENDOMYOCARDIAL FIBROSIS or AMYLOIDOSIS) causing interstitial fibrosis.
Categories Cardiovascular disease
MeSH® ID D002313
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DiseasesCardiovascular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heart Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cardiomyopathies Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cardiomyopathy, Restrictive Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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