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Neurofibromatosis associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20714695     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
We present a case of an 18-year-old boy with neurofibromatosis type 1 and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with systolic anteward movement of the anterior leaflet of the mitral valve. Gradient in the left ventricular outflow was 85 mm Hg secondary to subvalvular aortic stenosis with left ventricular diastolic dysfunction. The possibility of a coincidence, or a causal relationship of these 2 conditions is mentioned.
Alexander Jurko; Milan Minarik; Eva Minarikova; Aref S Nagi
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Saudi medical journal     Volume:  31     ISSN:  0379-5284     ISO Abbreviation:  Saudi Med J     Publication Date:  2010 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-08-17     Completed Date:  2010-12-02     Revised Date:  2012-05-08    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7909441     Medline TA:  Saudi Med J     Country:  Saudi Arabia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  935-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology Clinic, Kollrova 13, 036 01, Martin, Slovakia.
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MeSH Terms
Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic / complications*
Neurofibromatoses / complications*

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