[Effect of immune therapy in the prognosis of viral myocarditis in pediatric patients].

Abstract

BACKGROUND Myocarditis is the inflammation of the myocardial tissue, primarily caused by viral infection. Dilated cardiomyopathy (MD) is the most serious complication. Immunomodulatory therapy is not validated in these patients; however, it appears to offer benefits in the prognosis of this disease. The aim of this work was to determine the prognosis of… (More)

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@article{MrquezGonzlez2016EffectOI, title={[Effect of immune therapy in the prognosis of viral myocarditis in pediatric patients].}, author={Horacio M{\'a}rquez-Gonz{\'a}lez and Diana L{\'o}pez-Gallegos and Alicia Mar{\'i}a Dolores Gonz{\'a}lez-Espinosa and Jonathan Omar Zamudio-L{\'o}pez and Lucelli Y{\'a}{\~n}ez-Guti{\'e}rrez}, journal={Revista medica del Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social}, year={2016}, volume={54 Suppl 3}, pages={S296-S301} }