Myocardial infarction complicating neonatal enterovirus myocarditis.

  title={Myocardial infarction complicating neonatal enterovirus myocarditis.},
  author={Tim S. Hornung and Estrada J. Bernard and Robert B. Howman-Giles and Gary Fred Sholler},
  journal={Journal of paediatrics and child health},
  volume={35 3},
A 10-week-old, 31-week gestation preterm boy re-presented with heart failure after an initial episode of neonatal aseptic meningitis with positive CSF enterovirus polymerase chain reaction. Investigation demonstrated global myocardial dysfunction with left ventricle posterolateral myocardial infarction. The boy's heart failure was controlled with medical… CONTINUE READING