What is restrictive cardiomyopathy?
Restrictive cardiomyopathy is when the walls of the lower chambers of your heart (called the ventricles) are too rigid to expand as they fill with blood.
The pumping ability of the ventricles may be normal, but it’s harder for the ventricles to get enough blood. With time, the heart can’t pump properly. This leads to heart failure.
From: Heart Disease and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy WebMD Medical Reference
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