UNEXPLAINED
SYMPTOMS

HOLDING
YOU BACK?

COULD IT
BE HCM

man struggling with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) symptoms

COULD IT
BE HCM

ASK YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT YOUR SYMPTOMS, AND IF YOU SHOULD SEE A CARDIOLOGIST

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, or HCM, can be a serious heart condition, yet most people with HCM don’t even know they have it. Unexplained symptoms can be signs of many conditions, and only your doctor can determine whether your symptoms indicate HCM or another condition.

COMMON SYMPTOMS CAN INCLUDE:

  • SHORTNESS OF BREATH
  • TIREDNESS
  • RAPID HEARTBEAT
  • CHEST PAIN
  • FEELING DIZZY OR LIGHT-HEADED
  • FAINTING
  • FATIGUE

WHAT IS
HCM

HCM is a disease that affects the heart muscle and could lead to other serious health conditions. Learn more about HCM and who may be at risk.

WHAT ARE THE
SYMPTOMS OF HCM

HCM can have symptoms similar to other health conditions. Learn about symptoms and the effects of HCM.

WHAT SHOULD
I DO NOW

Unexplained or worsening symptoms? It’s important to speak with your doctor.

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