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Scintigraphy false positive results for cardiac amyloidosis in a patient with Danon disease
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  • Dmitry Antukh,
  • Dmitry Shchekochikhin ,
  • Teona Rosina ,
  • Elena Mershina,
  • Olga Larina,
  • Sergey Pasha,
  • Elena Zaklyazminskaya,
  • Valentin Sinitsyn,
  • Sergey Moiseev
Dmitry Antukh
Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University Medical Faculty
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Dmitry Shchekochikhin
Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University Medical Faculty
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Teona Rosina
Sechenov University
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Elena Mershina
Lomonosov Moscow State University
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Olga Larina
Lomonosov Moscow State University
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Sergey Pasha
Sechenov University
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Elena Zaklyazminskaya
Sechenov University
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Valentin Sinitsyn
Lomonosov Moscow State University
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Sergey Moiseev
Sechenov University
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Abstract

In up to 10 % of patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, the disease is caused by genetic disorders including metabolic diseases. Sometimes clinical workup may be confusing. To our knowledge, this is the first report of false positive results of scintigraphy indicating cardiac amyloidosis in a patient with Danon disease.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

24 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
30 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
30 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
04 Jul 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
01 Sep 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending