Infectious myocarditis: Introduction
Infectious myocarditis: Inflammation of the muscle of the heart (myocardium) due to an infection. It often occurs as a complication of various bacterial, viral or parasitic infections such as rubella, polio and rheumatic fever.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Infectious myocarditis is available below.
Symptoms of Infectious myocarditis
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symptoms of Infectious myocarditis
Home Diagnostic Testing
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Infectious myocarditis: Complications
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Causes of Infectious myocarditis
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Disease Topics Related To Infectious myocarditis
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Infectious myocarditis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Infectious myocarditis
Heart attacks can be undiagnosed: Although the most severe symptoms of heart attack are hard to miss,
there are varying degrees of severity.
It is altogether too common for people...read more »
Heart attacks can be overdiagnosed: Although many people die from heart attacks, there are also
many cases where people fear that they have a...read more »
Rare heart condition often undiagnosed: The rare heart condition called long QT syndrome can lead to episodes of palpitations
and rapid heartbeat.
In rare cases, this undiagnosed condition can be fatal.
It should...read more »
Heart attack can be over-diagnosed: Although heart attack is often undiagnosed,
leading to fatality, it can also be over-diagnosed.
People become concerned that a condition is a heart attack,
whereas there are various less dangerous...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood...read more »
Hypertension misdiagnosis common in children: Hypertension is often
misdiagnosed in adults (see misdiagnosis of hypertension), but its misdiagnosis is even more likely in children....read more »
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Infectious myocarditis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Hospitals & Clinics: Infectious myocarditis
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Infectious myocarditis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Infectious myocarditis
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Infectious myocarditis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Infectious myocarditis
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