myocarditis

Inflammation of heart muscle usually due to bacterial or viral infection.

Myocarditis

Inflammation of heart muscle

Myocarditis

Inflammation of the muscular wall of the heart.

Myocarditis

inflammation of the heart muscle, which can be caused by a virus, certain drugs, or radiation therapy
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Myocarditis

Inflammation of the heart muscle. It is generally due to bacterial or viral infection
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Myocarditis

inflammation of the heart muscle (myocardium)
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Myocarditis

Our Myocarditis Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Myocarditis Myocarditis: Inflammation of the myocardium, the heart muscle. Myocarditis can be caused by a number of different conditions. The most common cause is infection of the heart muscle by a virus. The virus causes the initial heart muscle inflammati...
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Myocarditis

My`o·car·di'tis noun [ New Latin see Myocardium .] (Medicine) Inflammation of the myocardium.
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myocarditis

<cardiology, pathology> Inflammation of the myocardium, inflammation of the muscular walls of the heart. ... Origin: Gr. Kardia = heart ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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myocarditis

(mi″o-kahr-di´tis) inflammation of the myocardium (the muscular wall of the heart); it may result from bacterial or viral infections or it may be a toxic inflammation caused by drugs or toxins from infectious agents. Other systemic diseases that may be accompanied by myocarditis are trichinosis, serum sickness, rh...
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Myocarditis

• (n.) Inflammation of the myocardium.
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myocarditis

(from the article `cardiovascular disease`) ...in workers exposed to pigments. There are also rare cardiomyopathies caused by drugs. Infections, such as acute rheumatic fever and several viral ... Pericarditis and myocarditis, inflammation of the sac enclosing the heart and of the heart muscle, are caused by a variety of infectious agen...
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myocarditis

(myo- + Gr. kardia heart + -itis) inflammation of the myocardium; inflammation of the muscular walls of the heart.
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Myocarditis

A rare condition in which the heart muscle becomes inflamed as a result of infection, toxic drug poisoning, or diseases like rheumatic fever, diphtheria, or tuberculosis.
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myocarditis

A rare inflammation of the heart muscle caused by viruses, bacteria, some metal poisons, and drugs. It is a serious complication of acute rheumatic fever. Treatment involves bed rest, but the heart may be permanently damaged.
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myocarditis

Type: Term Pronunciation: mī′ō-kar-dī′tis Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the muscular walls of the heart.
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myocarditis

Inflammatory heart-muscle disease.
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Myocarditis

Myocarditis or inflammatory cardiomyopathy is inflammation of heart muscle (myocardium). Myocarditis is most often due to infection by common viruses, such as parvovirus B19, less commonly nonviral pathogens such as Borrelia burgdorferi (Lyme disease) or Trypanosoma cruzi, or as a hypersensitivity response to drugs. The definition of myocarditis v...
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Myocarditis

Inflammation of heart-muscle.
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