Isolated Myocarditis of the Right Ventricle.

  title={Isolated Myocarditis of the Right Ventricle.},
  author={John A. Hayes},
  journal={British heart journal},
  volume={23 4},
Myocarditis is not uncommon at necropsy, one estimate placing the incidence at 3-5 per cent of all necropsies (Saphir, 1959). Usually the clinical picture in these cases has suggested some form of cardiomyopathy. This paper presents an instance where an unusual focal myocarditis of the right ventricle was revealed when the patient died, following a massive… CONTINUE READING