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Cardiomyopathy, Dilated

A form of CARDIAC MUSCLE disease that is characterized by ventricular dilation, VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION, and HEART FAILURE. Risk factors include SMOKING; ALCOHOL DRINKING; HYPERTENSION; INFECTION; PREGNANCY; and mutations in the LMNA gene encoding LAMIN TYPE A, a NUCLEAR LAMINA protein.

Year introduced: 2005 (1984)

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Tree Number(s): C14.280.195.160, C14.280.238.070, C16.320.488.750

MeSH Unique ID: D002311

Entry Terms:

  • Cardiomyopathies, Dilated
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathies
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Familial Idiopathic
  • Cardiomyopathies, Familial Idiopathic
  • Familial Idiopathic Cardiomyopathies
  • Familial Idiopathic Cardiomyopathy
  • Idiopathic Cardiomyopathies, Familial
  • Idiopathic Cardiomyopathy, Familial
  • Congestive Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathies, Congestive
  • Congestive Cardiomyopathies
  • Cardiomyopathy, Congestive
  • Cardiomyopathy, Idiopathic Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathies, Idiopathic Dilated
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathies, Idiopathic
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy, Idiopathic
  • Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathies
  • Idiopathic Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, LMNA
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, Autosomal Recessive
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, 1a
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, With Conduction Defect 1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, with Conduction Deffect1
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated, CMD1A

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