ECG abnormalities that may be observed in patients with restrictive cardiomyopathies

  Biatrial abnormality.

  Atrial fibrillation.

  Nonspecific ST-T wave changes.

  ST segment depression during treadmill exercise test.

  Abnormal (pathological) Q waves.

  Varying degrees of heart block.




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