Acute myocarditis

Myocarditis: See main article: Myocarditis

Acute: An acute condition is newly arising, sudden, rather than long-lasting or recurring ("chronic"). Doesn't always mean severe although it often is. See: Acute, Acute Disorders

Myocarditis: See main article: Myocarditis

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Acute Myocarditis: The sudden onset of inflammation of heart muscle with myocellular necrosis; this is generally secondary to an infectious cause, and patients often have a recent history of a flu-like illness.1

Types

Types may include:2

Types of Acute Myocarditis:

Categories

Category of acute myocarditis:

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References

  1. Source: NCI Thesaurus
  2. ibid.
  3. Source: Disease Ontology
  4. Source: Monarch Initiative
  5. Source: RDCRN (NCATS/NIH): rarediseasesnetwork.org/ cms/ cegir/ Learn-More/ Glossary

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