Dilated cardiomyopathy with hypergonadotropic hypogonadism

Summary: Dilated cardiomyopathy with hypergonadotropic hypogonadism (DCMHH) is a condition that primarily affects the heart and gonads (male testes or female ovaries). It is characterized by a disease of the heart muscle (dilated cardiomyopathy) and little or no production of ...1

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Symptoms of Dilated cardiomyopathy with hypergonadotropic hypogonadism

Symptoms: The Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) provides the following list of features that have been reported in people with this condition. Much of the information in the HPO comes from Orphanet, a European rare disease database. Signs and Symptoms

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Diagnosis of Dilated cardiomyopathy with hypergonadotropic hypogonadism

Diagnosis: There are no established diagnostic criteria for DCMHH. The diagnosis is made based on findings of characteristic signs and symptoms. The diagnosis might be confirmed with genetic testing, including analysis of the LMNA gene.[3] Last updated: 8/15 ...2

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Names and Terminology

Other Names: Cardiogenital syndrome; Najjar syndrome; Malouf syndrome; Cardiogenital syndrome; Najjar syndrome; Malouf syndrome; Genital anomaly with cardiomyopathy; Dilated cardiomyopathy-hypergonadotropic hypogonadism syndrome ...Source: GARD ...3

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References

  1. Source: GARD (NIH): rarediseases.info.nih.gov/ diseases/ 3373/ dilated-cardiomyopathy-with-hypergonadotropic-hypogonadism
  2. ibid.
  3. ibid.

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