Severe, obstructive biventricular hypertrophy in a patient with Costello syndrome: Clinical impact and management

Giuseppe Limongelli, Giuseppe Pacileo, Maria Cristina Digilio, Paolo Calabro', Giovanni Di Salvo, Alessandra Rea, Tiziana Miele, Alessandro Frigiola, Anna Sarkozy, Bruno Dallapiccola, Bruno Marino, Raffaele Calabro'

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Abstract

We report a severe, biventricular obstructive cardiomyopathy in a young female with Costello syndrome, who underwent a right ventricular myectomy for symptoms relief. We discuss potential clinical implications and management of severe hypertrophy in Costello syndrome.

Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume130
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 28 2008

Keywords

  • Cardiac hypertrophy
  • Costello syndrome
  • Management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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