hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

posted on March 1, 2003 - 12:58pm
You may never have heard of Pompe’s disease. It affects just 5,000 to 10,000 people in the United States, making it exceedingly rare and of little interest to the general public. But what it lacks in notoriety, it makes up for in personal devastation to those who have it.
posted on January 1, 2011 - 12:47pm
QUEST Vol. 18, No. 1
R. Mark Payne, M.D., professor of pediatrics at Riley Heart Research Center, Indiana University, is a pediatric cardiologist whose medical specialty is intervention in children with heart disease, and who conducts research on heart disease due to mitochondrial defects. In Friedreich’s ataxia (FA), heart problems are related to a deficiency of the frataxin protein, which is normally located in...
posted on March 1, 2003 - 12:58pm
You may never have heard of Pompe’s disease. It affects just 5,000 to 10,000 people in the United States, making it exceedingly rare and of little interest to the general public. But what it lacks in notoriety, it makes up for in personal devastation to those who have it.