SYSTOLIC ANTERIOR MOTION OF THE ANTERIOR MITRAL LEAFLET AND HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY: A PREDICTOR OF NON-GENETIC, NON-FAMILIAL DISEASE?
Published on Mar 12, 2013in Journal of the American College of Cardiology24.093
· DOI :10.1016/S0735-1097(13)60532-X
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is marked by profound phenotypic and genotypic heterogeneity. Systolic anterior motion (SAM) of the anterior mitral leaflet is a classically described feature of HCM but its genetic predilection is unknown. Our study cohort consisted of 213 (74 male, mean age 51