Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Questions to Ask Your Doctor

If you've been diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, there are several key questions that you should ask your cardiologist during your next visit. These questions will ensure that you and your doctor have discussed your major risk factors so that you can become or stay as healthy as possible.
  • What is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
  • How is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy diagnosed?
  • Why is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy important?
  • Is hypertrophic cardiomyopathy hereditary?
  • What are symptoms of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy that I should watch for?
  • If I have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, when do I need treatment?
  • What treatment options are available for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
  • How often should I follow up with my doctor about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
  • Who should be screened for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
  • What are the long term consequences of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?
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