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11. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Cats
Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) is a condition characterized by thickening of the main pumping chamber of the heart. Eventually, HCM often leads to congestive heart failure.
12. Patent Ductus Arteriosus in Cats
Though uncommon in cats, patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a serious birth defect of the heart. A blood vessel that normally closes after birth remains open resulting in the passage of extra volumes of blood into the lungs.
13. Pericardial Disease in Cats
Pericardial disease affects the pericardium, which is a membrane that covers the heart and consists of two layers, the visceral layer and the parietal layer, and the space between the layers called the pericardial space.
14. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
Restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) is a condition characterized by a variety of abnormalities of the heart and primarily affects cats.
 

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