Myocarditis

  • Alternative Names

    Inflammation - heart muscle


    Prevention

    Promptly treating conditions that cause myocarditis may reduce the risk.


    References

    Liu PP, Schultheiss HP. Myocarditis. In: Libby P, Bonow RO, Mann DL, Zipes DP. Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine. 8th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 66.