Some people who have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy are at high risk for sudden death. If you have hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, your doctor will check your risk.
To find out your risk, your doctor will do tests and ask you about your health and family history. Your doctor might check if you:1
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Rakesh K. Pai, MD, FACC - Cardiology, Electrophysiology|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||Robert A. Kloner, MD, PhD - Cardiology|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||George Philippides, MD - Cardiology|
|Last Revised||July 23, 2012|
Last Revised: July 23, 2012
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