It is not a single disease but a group of diseases that affect the delicate heart muscles.
The cause of this cardiac disorder is unfortunately unknown. But in most of the cases, the patient gets it from his diseases parents. In rest of the cases, the patient got it from the ad habit of alcohol or cocaine consumption, heavy metals, coronary heart disease, and specific viral infections.
During the early onset of the disease, there may be no appearance of symptoms. With the progression of the disease some patients may have
- shortness of breath
- swelling of the legs
- irregular heartbeat
Treatment method depends on the type of cardiomyopathy and the degree of the damage. Treatments may include lifestyle changes, medications, or surgical method. To consult the best cardiologist in Lahore please visit MARHAM