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Descriptor in English: Cardiomyopathies
Descriptor in Spanish: Cardiomiopatías
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cardiomiopatias
Descriptor in French: Cardiomyopathies
Entry term(s): Cardiomyopathies, Primary
Cardiomyopathies, Secondary
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy, Primary
Cardiomyopathy, Secondary
Disease, Myocardial
Disease, Primary Myocardial
Disease, Secondary Myocardial
Diseases, Myocardial
Diseases, Primary Myocardial
Diseases, Secondary Myocardial
Myocardial Disease
Myocardial Disease, Primary
Myocardial Disease, Secondary
Myocardial Diseases
Myocardial Diseases, Primary
Myocardial Diseases, Secondary
Myocardiopathies
Myocardiopathy
Primary Cardiomyopathies
Primary Cardiomyopathy
Primary Myocardial Disease
Primary Myocardial Diseases
Secondary Cardiomyopathies
Secondary Cardiomyopathy
Secondary Myocardial Disease
Secondary Myocardial Diseases
Tree number(s): C14.280.238
Scope note: A group of diseases in which the dominant feature is the involvement of the CARDIAC MUSCLE itself. Cardiomyopathies are classified according to their predominant pathophysiological features (DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY; HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY; RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY) or their etiological/pathological factors (CARDIOMYOPATHY, ALCOHOLIC; ENDOCARDIAL FIBROELASTOSIS).
Annotation: GEN; prefer specifics; for infections of the myocardium, coord here (IM) with infection term (IM), not with HEART DISEASES
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 2005 (1979)
DeCS UI: 9394
Descriptor UI: D009202
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/19
Revision Date: 2004/07/19
Cardiomyopathies - Preferred
Concept UI M0014337
Scope note A group of diseases in which the dominant feature is the involvement of the CARDIAC MUSCLE itself. Cardiomyopathies are classified according to their predominant pathophysiological features (DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY; HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY; RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY) or their etiological/pathological factors (CARDIOMYOPATHY, ALCOHOLIC; ENDOCARDIAL FIBROELASTOSIS).
Preferred term Cardiomyopathies
Entry term(s) Cardiomyopathy
Disease, Myocardial
Diseases, Myocardial
Myocardial Disease
Myocardial Diseases
Myocardiopathies
Myocardiopathy
Cardiomyopathies, Secondary - Narrower
Concept UI M0014339
Preferred term Cardiomyopathies, Secondary
Entry term(s) Cardiomyopathy, Secondary
Disease, Secondary Myocardial
Diseases, Secondary Myocardial
Myocardial Disease, Secondary
Myocardial Diseases, Secondary
Secondary Cardiomyopathies
Secondary Cardiomyopathy
Secondary Myocardial Disease
Secondary Myocardial Diseases
Cardiomyopathies, Primary - Narrower
Concept UI M0014338
Preferred term Cardiomyopathies, Primary
Entry term(s) Cardiomyopathy, Primary
Disease, Primary Myocardial
Diseases, Primary Myocardial
Myocardial Disease, Primary
Myocardial Diseases, Primary
Primary Cardiomyopathies
Primary Cardiomyopathy
Primary Myocardial Disease
Primary Myocardial Diseases



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