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cardiomyocyte hypertrophy

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Types

- focal cardiomyocyte hypertrophy
- diffuse cardiomyocyte hypertrophy

Etiology

- cardiomyopathies

  • myofibrillar cardiomyopathies
    • desmin cardiomyopathy

Case records

- UPMC 479

References

- Sugden PH. Signalling pathways in cardiac myocyte hypertrophy. Ann Med. 2001 Dec;33(9):611-22. PMID: 11817656