Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy

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Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy" returned 68 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Whole exome sequencing identifies a KCNJ12 mutation as a cause of familial dilated cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Hai-Xin Yuan, Kai Yan, Dong-Yan Hou, Zhi-Yong Zhang, Hua Wang, Xin Wang, Juan Zhang, Xiao-Rong Xu, Yan-Hong Liang, Wen-Shu Zhao, Lin Xu, Lin Zhang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Aug;96(33):e7727.

 

Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is characterized by left ventricular dilation, and is associated with systolic dysfunction and increased action potential duration. Approximately 50% of DCM cases are caused by inherited gene mutations with genetic and phenotypic heterogeneity. Next generation ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The structural basis of alpha-tropomyosin linked (Asp230Asn) familial dilated cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): M L Lynn, L Tal Grinspan, T A Holeman, J Jimenez, J Strom, J C Tardiff

Journal: J. Mol. Cell. Cardiol.. 2017 Jul;108():127-137.

 

Recently, linkage analysis of two large unrelated multigenerational families identified a novel dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM)-linked mutation in the gene coding for alpha-tropomyosin (TPM1) resulting in the substitution of an aspartic acid for an asparagine (at residue 230). To determine ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Differences in Presentation and Outcomes Between Children With Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy and Children With Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy: A Report From the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry Study Group.
 

Author(s): Paolo Rusconi, James D Wilkinson, Lynn A Sleeper, Minmin Lu, Gerald F Cox, Jeffrey A Towbin, Steven D Colan, Steven A Webber, Charles E Canter, Stephanie M Ware, Daphne T Hsu, Wendy K Chung, John L Jefferies, Christina Cordero, Steven E Lipshultz,

Journal: Circ Heart Fail. 2017 Feb;10(2):.

 

Research comparing the survival of children with familial dilated cardiomyopathy (FDCM) to that of children with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDCM) has produced conflicting results.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Genetic Variations Leading to Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Kae Won Cho, Jongsung Lee, Youngjo Kim

Journal: Mol. Cells. 2016 Oct;39(10):722-727.

 

Cardiomyopathy is a major cause of death worldwide. Based on pathohistological abnormalities and clinical manifestation, cardiomyopathies are categorized into several groups: hypertrophic, dilated, restricted, arrhythmogenic right ventricular, and unclassified. Dilated cardiomyopathy, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Update 2011: clinical and genetic issues in familial dilated cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Ray E Hershberger, Jill D Siegfried

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2011 Apr;57(16):1641-9.

 

A great deal of progress has recently been made in the discovery and understanding of the genetics of familial dilated cardiomyopathy (FDC). A consensus has emerged that with a new diagnosis of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy (IDC), the clinical screening of first-degree family ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Cardiomyopathy, familial dilated.
 

Author(s): Matthew R G Taylor, Elisa Carniel, Luisa Mestroni

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Dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is a heart muscle disease characterized by ventricular dilatation and impaired systolic function. Patients with DCM suffer from heart failure, arrhythmia, and are at risk of premature death. DCM has a prevalence of one case out of 2500 individuals with ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Mayo AVC Registry and Biobank
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Cardiomyopathy; Cardiomyopathies; Heart Diseases; Cardiovascular Diseases; Sudden Cardiac Arrest; Sudden Cardiac Death; Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia; Arrhythmogenic Ventricular Cardiomyopathy; Familial Dilated Cardiomyopathy; Cardiovascular Abnormalities; Sarcoidosis; Cardiac Arrhythmia; Cardiac Sarcoidosis; Myocarditis; Inflammatory Cardiomyopathy; Ventricular Tachycardia; Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Ventricular Tachycardia

 

Last Updated: 1 Oct 2018

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