myocarditis


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Synonyms for myocarditis

inflammation of the myocardium (the muscular tissue of the heart)

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This is in keeping with myocarditis which can be very difficult to spot and is more likely to result in scarring the heart which increases the risk of sudden death.
But when it's allowed to develop, myocarditis can put pressure on the heart and cause it to fail, as happened in Dean's case.
High frequency of detection by PCR of viral nucleic acid in the blood of infants presenting with clinical myocarditis.
Multiple investigations showed no other infectious causes of myocarditis.
Keywords: Child, extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, fulminant myocarditis, pacemaker
Giant cell myocarditis generally affects otherwise healthy young and middle-aged adults.
Myocarditis occurs more frequently during clozapine (CLZ) administration than with any other typical or atypical antipsychotic drugs (APs) (1).
TWO PATIENTS TAKING the immune checkpoint inhibitors nivolumab and ipilimumab for metastatic melanoma developed fulminant, fatal myocarditis, reported Douglas B.
Cardiac involvement is variable and mostly seems to be related to myocarditis with a variety of fatal and nonfatal arrhythmias (1,9,10).
Global Markets Direct's, 'Myocarditis - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Myocarditis pipeline landscape.
Keywords: Brought in dead, Hospital Death, Medical audit, Medical autopsy, Myocarditis.
Although the majority of EV infections remain asymptomatic, these viruses, especially group B coxsackieviruses (CVB), are considered to be a common cause of acute myocarditis in children and young adults, a disease which is a precursor to 10-20% of chronic myocarditis cases as well as dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM, prevalence = 7 cases / 100,000, second leading cause of heart transplantation worldwide after ischemic heart disease).