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Summary

Excerpted from the GeneReview: Dilated Cardiomyopathy Overview
Nonsyndromic isolated dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) is characterized by left ventricular enlargement and systolic dysfunction, a reduction in the myocardial force of contraction. DCM usually presents with any one of the following: Heart failure with symptoms of congestion (edema, orthopnea, paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea) and/or reduced cardiac output (fatigue, dyspnea on exertion). Arrhythmias and/or conduction system disease. Thromboembolic disease (from left ventricular mural thrombus) including stroke.

Available tests

15 tests are in the database for this condition.

Genes See tests for all associated and related genes

  • Also known as: CDCD3, CMD1F, CSM1, CSM2, LGMD1D, LGMD1E, LGMD2R, DES
    Summary: desmin

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