noun[mass noun] Medicine
Chronic disease of the heart muscle.
- Thus, we now have the possibility to discover disease genes that cause cardiomyopathy and heart failure.
- Excessive chronic alcohol consumption also leads to dilated cardiomyopathy (alcoholic heart muscle disease).
- Some of them present with muscle weakness and muscle breakdown, some of them present with cardiomyopathy, heart muscle disease, liver disease.
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