Peripartum cardiomyopathy

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 128 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Successful management of fatal peripartum cardiomyopathy in a young pregnant woman: A case report.
 

Author(s): Yaqing Huang, Tianqi Chen, Meiqi Zhang, Xianghong Yang, Guodong Ding, Liwei Yang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(15):e0408.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare and life-threatening form of pregnancy associated myocardial disease.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Peripartum cardiomyopathy].
 

Author(s): Jihad Drissi, Zakaria Idri, Jaouad Kouach, Driss Moussaoui, Mohamed Dehayni

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PP-CMP) or Meadows' syndrom, is a dilated cardiomyopathy which occurs during or following pregnancy. It is characterized by heart failure with a systolic left ventricle ejection fraction of less than 45%. It is rare and its pathophysiologic mechanism is ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Insertion/deletion polymorphism of ACE gene in females with peripartum cardiomyopathy: A case-control study.
 

Author(s): Irfan Yaqoob, Nisar A Tramboo, Irfan A Bhat, Arshad Pandith, Jahangir R Beig, Imran Hafeez, Aijaz A Lone, Tariq R Shah, Sumera Samreen

Journal: Indian Heart J. ;70(1):66-70.

 

The role of polymorphism of Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) gene and ACE activity in etiopathogenesis, prognosis, and many other clinical parameters in the various form of the cardiovascular disease has been established to some degree of certainty. The pathophysiology of Peripartum ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Peripartum cardiomyopathy" returned 24 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Practical management of peripartum cardiomyopathy.
 

Author(s): Mi-Jeong Kim, Mi-Seung Shin

Journal: Korean J. Intern. Med.. 2017 May;32(3):393-403.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is an idiopathic cardiomyopathy that causes systolic heart failure (HF) in previously healthy young women. Despite latest remarkable achievement, unifying pathophysiologic mechanism is not well established. Considering close temporal relationship to ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Peripartum cardiomyopathy: about a case and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Abdelmajid Bouzerda

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Peripartum cardiomyopathy or primitive pregnancy-induced cardiomyopathy is a rare and little known entity characterized systolic heart failure occurring in the last month of pregnancy or in the first five months postpartum in the absence of known cause or pre-existing heart disease. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy From a Genetic Perspective.
 

Author(s): Chizuko A Kamiya, Jun Yoshimatsu, Tomoaki Ikeda

Journal: Circ. J.. 2016 Jul;80(8):1684-8.

 

Peripartum cardiomyopathy (PPCM) is a rare, but life-threatening condition that occurs during the peripartum period in previously healthy women. Although its etiology remains unknown, potential risk factors include hypertensive disorders during pregnancy, such as preeclampsia, advanced ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Registry of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Turkey
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2017

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Bromocriptine in the Treatment of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2017

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Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in Nigeria Registry
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Peripartum Cardiomyopathy

 

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2018

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