Comprenda su riesgo de padecer miocardiopatía

Un hombre de color y su hijo de la mano

La miocardiopatía puede afectar a todas las edades y razas, pero determinados tipos de la enfermedad son más comunes en ciertos grupos.

Dilated cardiomyopathy is more common in Black people than in white people. It's also more prevalent in men than in women. Teens and young adults are more likely than older people to have arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia, although it’s rare in both groups.

Principales factores de riesgo

Certain diseases, conditions or factors can raise your risk for cardiomyopathy. The major risk factors are: