Histological processes in HCM

Histological processes in HCM

Four histological processes in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM):

  1. Myocyte hypertrophy
  2. Myocyte and myofibrillar disarray
  3. Small vessel disease
  4. Fibrosis

Reference

  1. McKenna WJ, Moon JC, Sulaiman A. Understanding the Myocardial Architecture of Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy for Clinical Care. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019;73(20):2503-5.