HCM: Recognition, Diagnosis, and Differentiation from other Types of Left Ventricular Hypertrophy (Phenocopies)


Presenters: Dr. Vlad Zaha and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad

Summary: Join Dr. Vlad Zaha and Dr. Ferhaan Ahmad as they discusses how healthcare providers make a diagnosis of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and how they distinguish it from other disorders that can look like hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.

Vlad G. Zaha, MD, PhD, FACC
Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology
Advanced Imaging Research Center
Harold C. Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Ferhaan Ahmad, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Radiology, and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
Director, Cardiovascular Genetics Program
Director, Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship Program
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine