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diffuse inflammation of the heart.
Simultaneous inflammation of the heart muscle and of the endocardium and pericardium.
[endo- + G. peri, around, + mys, muscle, + kardia, heart, + -itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of all the structures of the heart.
pancarditisInflammation of all parts of the heart-the lining (endocardium), the muscle (myocardium) and the surrounding sac (pericardium).
Inflammation of the lining of the heart, the sac around the heart, and the muscle of the heart.
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