Clinical and pathologic findings of myocarditis in two families with dilated cardiomyopathy.

Abstract

The use of endomyocardial biopsy and gallium-67 scans in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM) has demonstrated the presence of myocardial inflammation in a subset of patients. A family with DCM was studied with endomyocardial biopsy and gallium-67 scanning; both identified the presence of myocarditis in the proband. Evaluation of histologic sections… (More)

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@article{Oconnell1984ClinicalAP, title={Clinical and pathologic findings of myocarditis in two families with dilated cardiomyopathy.}, author={Jessica B O'connell and Robert E. Fowles and John A. Robinson and Rahul Subramanian and Robert E. Henkin and Rolf M. Gunnar}, journal={American heart journal}, year={1984}, volume={107 1}, pages={127-35} }