myopericarditis


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myopericarditis

[¦mī·ō‚per·ə‚kär′dīd·əs]
(medicine)
A combination of myocarditis and pericarditis.
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The cardiology consult team is concerned for Takotsubo cardiomyopathy with sepsis as a source of adrenergic surge vs myopericarditis of viral etiology.
When asked the cause of Mr Stone's fatal clots, he said one of the side effects of steroid use was blood clots, but he was unable to say if that was more likely than another possible cause called myopericarditis - inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart.
During our review of the literature, there was a case report found of a myopericarditis related to non-specific colitis.
A 32-year-old woman who suffered from acute myopericarditis after an upper respiratory infection when she was 15 years old was diagnosed 4 years later with restrictive cardiomyopathy Ten years later she became symptomatic, with episodes of right-sided heart failure, lower extremity edema, hepatosplenomegaly, and mild ascites.
Shin et al., "Acute viral hepatitis A presented with myopericarditis," International Journal of Cardiology, vol.
Cardiac involvement such as pericarditis, myocarditis and myopericarditis is a rare complication of M.
Wong, "A case of myopericarditis in a patient with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus community-acquired pneumonia," Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, vol.