Question 7#

Which one of the following would not be considered a high-risk marker for sudden cardiac death in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy?

A. Family history of sudden cardiac death
B. Non-sustained VT on cardiac monitoring
C. LV septal thickness of 2.3cm
D. Drop in blood pressure on ETT
E. Syncope

Correct Answer is C


A septal thickness of >3 cm is considered a high-risk marker. All the other factors are high-risk markers.