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Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia (ARVC/D).
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PMID:  23824749     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy/dysplasia (ARVC/D) is a progressive genetic cardiomyopathy characterized by progressive fatty and fibrous replacement of ventricular myocardium. The clinical presentation is marked by ventricular arrhythmias, some fatal. The disease has evolved from a primary electrical/electrophysiological disorder (in the 1980s-1990s) to a diagnostic imaging conundrum (in the 2000s) to the current day understanding of a genetic cardiomyopathy caused by defects in cell-cell adhesion proteins or intracellular signaling components. The pathogenesis, clinical presentation, and the genetics of the disease are discussed in this review. © 2013 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
V Ramesh Iyer; Alvin J Chin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-7-3
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of medical genetics. Part C, Seminars in medical genetics     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1552-4876     ISO Abbreviation:  Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet     Publication Date:  2013 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-7-4     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101235745     Medline TA:  Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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