n Cardiovascular Journal of Africa - Isolated left ventricular non-compaction in Africa : elucidating myths : letter to the editor

Volume 24, Issue 5
  • ISSN : 1995-1892
  • E-ISSN: 1680-0745



We read with great interest the article by Falase in the November 2012 issue of this journal. They stated that there are no documented cases of left ventricular non-compaction in Africa. Furthermore, they propose that this is due to a lack of awareness of this condition among African cardiologists. The purpose of this letter is to highlight that this statement is not entirely accurate.

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