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How do you develop alcohol cardiomyopathy when you don't…

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How do you develop alcohol cardiomyopathy when you don't drink?

Doctor's Assistant: Do you know if your family has a history of heart disease? In general, how would you describe your health lately?

There us a history of heart disease

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Other than diabetes.....no

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Have you been told to have alcoholic cardiomyopathy? Its impossible to have alcoholic cardiomyopathy in absence of longterm alcohol consumption. However other forms of dilated cardiomyopathies can be confused for ACM . I would like to know if an echocardiogram was done and what the findings were

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Thank you....it was a general question. Just wanted to know if there were other causes

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