Left ventricular noncompaction
Synonyms: LVNC | Left ventricular hypertrabeculation | Spongy myocardium
A rare cardiomyopathy characterized anatomically by prominent left ventricular trabeculae and deep intratrabecular recesses causing progressive systolic and diastolic dysfunction conduction abnormalities and occasionally thromboembolic events.
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