Prognosis for neonates with enterovirus myocarditis.

  title={Prognosis for neonates with enterovirus myocarditis.},
  author={Matthias W. Freund and Gitta Kleinveld and Tannette G. Krediet and Anton M. van Loon and Malgorzata A. Verboon-Maciolek},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition},
  volume={95 3},
OBJECTIVE To assess the severity of the disease and the long-term cardiac prognosis for neonates who developed enterovirus (EV) myocarditis within the first weeks of life. DESIGN Clinical presentation, echocardiographic and ECG findings and the outcome of seven infants with EV myocarditis admitted to the intensive care unit are reported. Additionally, 28 previously reported cases are described. RESULTS Seven neonates presented with cardiac failure within 17 days after birth requiring… CONTINUE READING


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