Profiles of biopsy-proven cases with myocarditis

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Fifty-seven patients with unexplained dilated hearts and congestive heart failure were studied clinically and by endomyocardial biopsy of the left ventricle. Of the patients, 61% had histologic evidence of active lymphocytic myocarditis. The sudden onset of heart failure, often with arrhythmias, if preceded by a viral-like illness indicated a high chance of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02072374

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@article{Ruyo1985ProfilesOB, title={Profiles of biopsy-proven cases with myocarditis}, author={Witold Rużyłło and Andrzej Rosnowski and Marek Dabrowski}, journal={Heart and Vessels}, year={1985}, volume={1}, pages={107-110} }