At What Age Does Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Develop? Center

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy or HCM is a medical condition that causes thickening of the heart muscles (the myocardium). It is a serious disorder that adversely affects the pumping of the heart and makes it prone to an abnormal rhythm. HCM is the most common cause of sudden cardiac death in individuals aged less than 30 years. Read more: At What Age Does Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Develop? Article

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