Cardiomyopathies are diseases affecting primarily the myocardium. The functional classification, based on the pathophysiological abnormality, includes three forms: dilated, hypertrophic, and restrictive.
KeywordsLeft Ventricle Dilate Cardiomyopathy Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Cardiac Amyloidosis Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
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