Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with longevity to 90 years or older
The American Journal of Cardiology, 04/24/2012
Maron BJ et al. – Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HC) may be unrecognized until late in life and is consistent with survival to particularly advanced age into the 10th decade of life without the need for major HC–related treatment interventions, and with demise ultimately largely unrelated to this disease. This principle regarding the natural history of HC can afford a measure of reassurance to many patients.