viral myocarditis


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viral myocarditis

inflammation of the myocardium caused by coxsackievirus.
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MicroRNAs regulate the pathogenesis of CVB3-induced viral myocarditis.
Viral myocarditis (VMC) consists of localized or diffuse lesions caused by a viral infection and is a common heart disease.
He agreed with the coroner that the virus does not need to be peculiar for viral myocarditis to occur.
The epidemiology of viral myocarditis is difficult to accurately ascertain, but estimates indicate that the prevalence may be as high as 5% to 6%.
A postmortem established the cause of death to be diffuse acute viral myocarditis, a viral infection of the heart muscle.
Presentation, patterns of myocardial damage, and clinical course of viral myocarditis.
A hospital spokesman said: "The inquest established that Paige died from viral myocarditis, an extremely rare and usually fatal illness from which she could have died at any time.
In conclusion, salidroside possesses antiviral activities against CVB3 and it may represent a potential therapeutic agent for viral myocarditis.