Death caused by myocarditis in Wayne County, Michigan: a 9-year retrospective study.

@article{Diaz2006DeathCB,
  title={Death caused by myocarditis in Wayne County, Michigan: a 9-year retrospective study.},
  author={Francisco J Llabres Diaz and Cheryl L Loewe and Andrea Jackson},
  journal={The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology},
  year={2006},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={300-3}
}
This paper reviews 72 cases of death caused by myocarditis between the years 1996 and 2004, autopsied at the Office of the Wayne County Medical Examiner in Michigan. Myocarditis as a cause of sudden and unexpected death represented 1.3% of all natural deaths in Wayne County during said period. The year 1999 contained the highest number of deaths of this… CONTINUE READING