Decreased expression of tumor necrosis factor-α and regression of hypertrophy after nonsurgical septal reduction therapy for patients with hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Heart Septum
  • Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha

abstract

  • We suggest that pressure overload in HOCM patients contributes to the development of hypertrophy. These data provide the initial experimental evidence to suggest that TNF-alpha may play a pathogenetic role in the hypertrophy of pressure overload.

publication date

  • April 10, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11294801

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1844

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 103

number

  • 14