Eliminating Cell Receptor Prevents Infections in Animal Study
...wever, this virus may at times cause potentially severe infections, such as myocarditis
(in the heart) and viral meningitis (in the lining of the brain). CVB may a... discover whether CVB interacts with its receptor to cause pancreatitis and myocarditis
in a special breed of mice. By manipulating genes in the pancreas and heart...
785 HFMD Cases In Singapore: Schools May Be Closed
...eported so far.
Although the number of infected cases is one the rise over the past few weeks, no life-threatening complications such as myocarditis
(heart muscle inflammation) and meningitis (inflammation of the brain covering) have been reported so far.
A pre-established that combats the ...
Myocarditis in Medical Definition
...n - Mitral valve prolapse - Mitral stenosis - Aortic valve stenosis - Aortic insufficiency - Pulmonary valve stenosis
- Cardiomyopathy ( Dilated cardiomyopathy , Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy , Restrictive cardiomyopathy ) - Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dyspla...
Myocarditis in Medical Dictionary
In medicine (cardiology), myocarditis
is inflammation of heart muscle (myocardium). It resembles a heart attack but coronary arteries are not blocked. Myocarditis
— Comprehensive overview covers symptoms and treatment of this swelling of the heart muscle. ... If myocarditis...
...or may resemble other medical conditions or ... In the case of Giant Cell Myocarditis, the most lethal form, which is ... But giant cell myocarditis
can only be diagnosed by a heart biopsy. ... giant cell n An abnormally ... variants of multinucleated giant cells are recognized—Langh...
Myocarditis in Biological News
MDC researchers prevent virus induced myocarditis
Life-threatening cardiac arrhythmia can be a consequence of myocarditis
an inflammation of the cardiac muscle that can be caused by the Coxsackievirus. In mice, Dr. Yu Shi, Chen Chen, and Professor Michael Gotthardt of the Max Delbrck Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) Berlin-Buch, Germany, have...
Serious adverse reactions to smallpox vaccine appear to be limited
...hospitalizations, 2 permanent disabilities, 10 life-threatening illnesses, and 3 deaths. Among the serious adverse events, 21 cases were classified as myocarditis
(inflammation of the muscular tissue of the heart) and/or pericarditis (inflammation of a membrane that surrounds the heart) and 10 as ischemic cardia...
Myocarditis in Biological Definition
Foot and mouth disease
...r several months, and in cows, milk production can decline significantly. Though most animals eventually recover from FMD, the disease can lead to myocarditis
(inflammation of the heart muscle) and death, especially in newborn animals. Some infected animals remain asymptomatic, that is, they do not suffer ...