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carditis

[kär′dīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the heart tissues.
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3%), specifically carditis plus chorea in 3, carditis plus arthritis in 1 and carditis plus subcutaneous nodules in 1.
Our patient was diagnosed during an ARF carditis attack, although he had findings including mucosal bleeding, cyanosis, getting tired easily and respiratory signs for about two years.
The Harvard Heart Letter tells you what symptoms to look out for and what Lyme carditis treatment options are available:
Inflammatory valvular prolapse produced by acute rheumatic carditis: echocardiographic analysis of 66 cases of acute rheumatic carditis.
Q fever is a protean illness with a wide differential diagnosis, encompassing causes of atypical pneumonia, hepatitis, encephalitis, carditis, osteomyelitis, miscarriage, and fever of unknown origin.
It is associated with a morbilliform to purpuric rash with one or more systemic manifestations, which include fever, lymphadenopathy, hepatitis, nephritis, carditis, eosinophilia, and atypical lymphocytes in the peripheral blood.
1993 The patient had relapsing Lyme borreliosis with choroiditis, arthritis, carditis, and tendinitis.
Acute rheumatic carditis is an important healthcare problem in developing countries and continues to be the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children worldwide, and acute rheumatic fever (ARF) occurs as a complication of an untreated group A [beta]-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis (4, 5).
For an endoscopic specimen labeled as being from the EGJ and showing intestinal metaplasia, pathologic distinction between Barrett esophagus and chronic gastric carditis is critically important for appropriate patient management and research.
patients by clinical CSD condition Bacillary Endo- angio- carditis matosis S1 S2 S3 S4 21 1 5 1 1 1 1 [dagger] 5 2 1 1 37 3 5 4 5 3 5 1 1 5 1 5 1 1 1 1 [double 3 5 5 4 dagger] 1 [section] 5 6 1 1 1 5 1 1 1 1 5 8 1 1 1 5 1 1 1 1 5 5 1 5 1 5 1 4 1 1 3 1 4 1 1 3 5 4 6 1 10 1 1 1 1 5 2 5 4 No.
1), (2) Carditis, present in 15 to 35% of patients, is usually mild and benign.