Novel mitochondrial DNA mutations in a rare variety of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Int J Cardiol. 2006 May 24;109(3):432-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2005.07.065. Epub 2005 Nov 2.


We report a rare case of a 65 year old male with mid left ventricular cavity obstruction which is an uncommon form of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy with cytogenetic analysis revealing novel mutations in mitochondrial nucleic acid.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic / genetics*
  • DNA, Mitochondrial / genetics*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mutation*
  • RNA, Transfer, Leu / genetics
  • Rare Diseases / genetics


  • DNA, Mitochondrial
  • RNA, Transfer, Leu