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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 65-67

A rare case of pregnancy with restrictive cardiomyopathy

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, M.S. Ramaiah Medical College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

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Dr. U Ashwini Nayak
Associate Professor, D/O U. Venkatesh Nayak, 'Kalpatharu', Survey No. 52, Site No. 59, CMC 240, 10th A Cross, Chowdeshwari Nagar, Laggere Village Extension, PSI Post, Bengaluru - 560 058, Karnataka
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DOI: 10.4103/2211-4122.183763

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Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) is a relatively rare form of cardiomyopathy with high mortality which is characterized by impaired filling of the ventricles in the presence of normal wall thickness and systolic function. RCM is generally seen in association with infiltrative, storage, or systemic diseases. We present a rare case of familial RCM with pregnancy which was successfully managed.

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