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ID DOID:0050431
Name arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy
Definition An intrinsic cardiomyopathy that is characterized by hypokinetic areas involving the free wall of the right ventricle, with fibrofatty replacement of the right ventricular myocardium, with associated arrhythmias originating in the right ventricle.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arrhythmogenic_right_ventricular_dysplasia, http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/arrhythmogenic-right-ventricular-cardiomyopathy, http://my.clevelandclinic.org/services/heart/disorders/arvd, http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/clinical_services/centers_excellence/arvd/patient_resources/questions.html
Xrefs

MESH:D019571

NCI:C84571

OMIM:PS107970

ORDO:217656

ORDO:247

UMLS_CUI:C0349788

Subsets

DO_rare_slim

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Synonyms

arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia [EXACT]

arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy [EXACT]

ARVC [EXACT]

ARVC cardiomyopathy [EXACT]

ARVD [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a intrinsic cardiomyopathy

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