Prognosis of Cardiomyopathy and Famous Patients

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Prognosis of Cardiomyopathy and Famous Patients

The outlook (prognosis) of Cardiomyopathy depends on a number of factors:

  • Cause of the Cardiomyopathy
  • Response to treatment
  • Severity of the heart problem
  • Type of Cardiomyopathy

Cardiomyopathy is a chronic condition and may get worse very quickly.

Some of the famous cases of Cardiomyopathy include:

  • Nick Carter (Musician) Backstreet Boys
  • Slash, guitarist for Guns N Roses
  • Michael James Hegstrand aka Road Warrior Hawk an American professional wrestler

References:

  1. Cecil Medicine, 23rd Ed.
  2. Harrison's PRINCIPLES OF INTERNAL MEDICINE, 17TH Edition
  3. Garlic Oil may Protect Against Cardiomyopathy in Diabetes Patients - (http://www.medindia.net/news/Garlic-Oil-may-Protect-Against-Cardiomyopathy-in-Diabetes-Patients-74723-1.htm)
  4. Link between enteroviruses and dilated cardiomyopathy: serological and molecular data - (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1025673/)

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This actually has some good information, but it is poorly written with many spelling/grammar mistakes, and it makes me wonder who on earth wrote this? Therefore, I don't trust this information; it looks very unprofessional.

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