Cardiac involvement after respiratory tract viral infection--detection by cardiac magnetic resonance.


OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to investigate whether cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging can detect early myocardial tissue edema as a first step in the development of myocarditis. METHODS We examined 36 consecutive patients who were presented with symptoms of fatigue, weakness, and/or palpitations after respiratory tract infection but… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/RCT.0b013e3181719af0


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