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Restrictive cardiomyopathy
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Restrictive cardiomyopathy

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Synopsis

Disorder characterized by reduced myocardial elasticity, resulting in impaired diastolic filling leading to congestive heart failure. Causes include replacement of the myocardium with scar tissue, abnormal cellular infiltration of the myocardium, and deposition of a substance (eg, amyloid) in the myocardium. Patients generally present with exertional dyspnea, edema, and fatigue.

Codes

ICD10CM:
I42.5 – Other restrictive cardiomyopathy

SNOMEDCT:
415295002 – Restrictive cardiomyopathy

Differential Diagnosis & Pitfalls

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Drug Reaction Data

Below is a list of drugs with literature evidence indicating an adverse association with this diagnosis. The list is continually updated through ongoing research and new medication approvals. Click on Citations to sort by number of citations or click on Medication to sort the medications alphabetically.

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Last Updated: 12/05/2016
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Restrictive cardiomyopathy : Fatigue, Peripheral leg edema, Dyspnea
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