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Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy.

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HK Kok ,

Department of Radiology, Adelaide and Meath Hospital incorporating the National Children’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland, IE
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S Ma,

Heart Health Institute, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, CA
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P Ma

Heart Health Institute, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, CA
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Abstract

A 30-year-old woman presented with dull left-sided chest pain, radiating to her left arm, lasting seconds on each episode. She denied any palpitations or dyspnoea and had no cardiovascular risk factors or family history of sudden death. A twelve-lead electro cardiogram showed normal sinus rhythm at 70/min with no acute changes. Transthoracic echocardiography revealed normal left ventricular size and function, however, note was made of prominent trabeculations in the left ventricle.

How to Cite: Kok H, Ma S, Ma P. Left ventricular non-compaction cardiomyopathy.. Journal of the Belgian Society of Radiology. 2012;95(1):32. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/jbr-btr.565
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Published on 01 Jan 2012.
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