What is cardiomyopathy?

Decrease in heart size.
Thick cardiac muscles
Increase in heart size
Thin cardiac muscles
Car­diomy­opa­thy is a con­di­tion in which the heart's muscles get very thick and lose func­tion. Car­diomy­opa­thy is no­to­ri­ous for causing sudden death, es­pe­cial­ly in young ath­letes. Med­i­ca­tions can some­times control it, but in some cases, the patient needs a heart trans­plan­t.

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Decrease in heart size.
Thick cardiac muscles
Increase in heart size
Thin cardiac muscles
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flagthe Philippines
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flagThailand
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flagMalaysia
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66%
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33%
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flagFrance
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flagBosnia and Herzegovina
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flagthe United States
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flagIndia
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flagPoland
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flagUnknown
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flagGermany
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flagthe United Kingdom
33%
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flagCanada
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flagRepublic of Ireland
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flagEgypt
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flagAustralia
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Gender

men33%
women38%
Decrease in heart size.
19%
7%
Thick cardiac muscles
33%
38%
Increase in heart size
20%
19%
Thin cardiac muscles
26%
34%

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