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myocarditis Line breaks: myo|car¦di¦tis
Pronunciation: /ˌmʌɪəʊkɑːˈdʌɪtɪs/

Definition of myocarditis in English:


[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the heart muscle.
Example sentences
  • Finally, complications such as myocarditis, pancreatitis, pericarditis, and polyarthritis can occur.
  • It can also be caused by ischemia, myocarditis, or fibrosis.
  • Patients with cardiac involvement may present with pericarditis, myocarditis, or cardiac conduction blocks.
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