myopericarditis


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myopericarditis

[¦mī·ō‚per·ə‚kär′dīd·əs]
(medicine)
A combination of myocarditis and pericarditis.
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Initial dose effect of 5-fluorouracil: Rapidly improving severe, acute toxic myopericarditis.
Myopericarditis is a primarily pericardial inflammatory syndrome occurring when clinical diagnostic criteria for pericarditis are satisfied and concurrent mild myocardial involvement is documented by elevated biomarkers of myocardial damage (i.
Striking temporally dynamic ECG changes associated with recurrent chest pain in a case of myopericarditis.
Myopericarditis was considered and colchicine was added to his treatment.
Acute infection with other strains of influenza has been associated with numerous cardiac complications, including myocardial infarction, myopericarditis, arrhythmias, congestive heart failure, and sudden death.
In certain cases chest pain along with the signs of ischemia on ECG and cardiospecific enzymes can have origins other than coronary, like in myopericarditis [4].
Coxsackie virus B detection in cases of myocarditis, myopericarditis, pericarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy in hospitalized patients.
Less frequent complications include myopericarditis, bundle branch block, and heart failure.
Myopericarditis following smallpox vaccination among vaccinia-naive US military personnel.
10] In suspected myopericarditis (elevated troponin level) athletic activity should be avoided for 6 months.