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A Non-compaction Cardiomyopathy or Innocent LV Trabeculation?

  • Cataldo Pisicchio
  • Filippo M. Quattrini
  • Fernando Maria Di Paolo
  • Roberto Ciardo
  • Antonio Pelliccia
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Patient

This is a 17-year-old male, elite tennis player. The athlete has been playing at national level since the age of 12, participating in several national and international events. For his results, he was selected for inclusion in the Italian national team. Therefore, he underwent medical evaluation in our Institute, in accord to the mandate of the Italian National Olympic Committee. The athlete had been previously evaluated and cleared at national pre-participation screening program. His training program included daily training sessions of approximately 7 hours (h).

Keywords

Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Daily Training Session Segmental Wall Motion Abnormality Ventricular Late Potential Left Ventricular Noncompaction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cataldo Pisicchio
    • 1
  • Filippo M. Quattrini
    • 1
  • Fernando Maria Di Paolo
    • 2
  • Roberto Ciardo
    • 2
  • Antonio Pelliccia
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Sport Medicine and Science, Italian National Olympic CommitteeDepartment of Sport MedicineRomeItaly
  2. 2.Institute of Sport Medicine and Science, Italian National Olympic CommitteeDepartment of Sport MedicineRomeItaly
  3. 3.Institute of Sport Medicine and Science, Italian National Olympic CommitteeRomeItaly

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