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A group of diseases in which the dominant feature is the involvement of the CARDIAC MUSCLE itself. Cardiomyopathies are classified according to their predominant pathophysiological features (DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY; HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY; RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY) or their etiological/pathological factors (CARDIOMYOPATHY, ALCOHOLIC; ENDOCARDIAL FIBROELASTOSIS).

Year introduced: 2005 (1979)

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Tree Number(s): C14.280.238

MeSH Unique ID: D009202

Entry Terms:

  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Myocardiopathies
  • Myocardiopathy
  • Myocardial Diseases
  • Myocardial Disease
  • Disease, Myocardial
  • Diseases, Myocardial
  • Cardiomyopathies, Secondary
  • Cardiomyopathy, Secondary
  • Secondary Cardiomyopathies
  • Secondary Cardiomyopathy
  • Secondary Myocardial Diseases
  • Myocardial Diseases, Secondary
  • Disease, Secondary Myocardial
  • Diseases, Secondary Myocardial
  • Myocardial Disease, Secondary
  • Secondary Myocardial Disease
  • Cardiomyopathies, Primary
  • Cardiomyopathy, Primary
  • Primary Cardiomyopathies
  • Primary Cardiomyopathy
  • Primary Myocardial Diseases
  • Myocardial Diseases, Primary
  • Primary Myocardial Disease
  • Disease, Primary Myocardial
  • Diseases, Primary Myocardial
  • Myocardial Disease, Primary

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