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Collagen content, but not the ratios of collagen type III/I mRNAs, differs among hypertensive, alcoholic, and idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2008)
Cardiac interstitial fibrosis may contribute to ventricular dysfunction and the prognosis of patients with dilated cardiomyopathy. The objective of the present study was to determine if total myocardial collagen content ...
Dilated cardiomyopathy in a case of Shwachman-Diamond syndrome
(CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS, 2011)
The Shwachman-Diamond syndrome is an autosomal recessive bone marrow failure syndrome with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency. Additional organ systems, such as the liver, heart and bone, may also be affected. We report a ...
Is hepatitis C virus a cause of idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy? A systematic review of literature
(The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Contexto Publishing, 2006-06)
Prevalence of hepatitis C and B virus infection in patients with idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy in Brazil: a pilot study
(The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Contexto Publishing, 2007-06)
Pérdida de resincronización biventricular: Causa inhabitual. Caso clínico
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2006)
A new surgical approach for treating dilated cardiomyopathy with mitral regurgitation
(Sociedade Brasileira de Cardiologia - SBC, 2000-02-01)
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the early outcome of mitral valve prostheses implantation and left ventricular remodeling in 23 patients with end-stage cardiomyopathy and secondary mitral regurgitation (NYHA class III and IV). ...
Miocardiopatía dilatada secundaria a enfermedad celíaca: Caso clínico
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2009)
Incidence of myocarditis in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy
We performed right ventricular endomyocardial biopsies in 23 patients with dilated cardiomyopathy aged 45 +/- 14 years. All patients had congestive heart failure of unknown etiology dating up to one year before the procedure ...