When to Consider Genetic Counseling for Heart Disease

Identifying the genetic cause of heart disease can help ensure you get the right treatment while protecting your family.

Most of us understand the role of risk factors in the development of coronary artery disease leading to heart attack. But heart diseases with underlying genetic causes are less well known. They include bicuspid aortic valve disease, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, familial dilated cardiomyopathy, Brugada syndrome, long-QT syndrome, familial hypercholesterolemia and connective tissue diseases such as Marfan […]
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