#14: Sudden cardiac death in the young: The role of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia

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September 07, 2012

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Dr Samuel Asirvatham joins the show to discuss arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia (ARVD), the second most common cause of death in young athletes after hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Find out more about the morphological characteristics of ARVD, pattern of inheritance, diagnosis, and management. 

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