We present a case of isolated left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC), a severe congenital cardiomyopathy, which presented in the neonatal period as fetal hydrops. To our knowledge, this is the first child with LVNC presenting with hydrops fetalis to survive infancy. Once considered a uniformly fatal and extremely rare form of cardiomyopathy, LVNC has recently been shown to be more common than previously...
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