About- Myocarditis is a medical condition characterized by the inflammation of the heart muscle (myocardium), which reduces the heart's ability to pump blood.
  • Body pain
  • Chest pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Edema
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Heart arrhythmias
  • Joint pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Sore throat
The actual reason is not properly understood. Probable reasons are
  • Certain medications
  • Exposure to toxic chemicals
  • Giant cell arteritis
  • Lupus
  • Radiation therapy
  • Takayasu's arteritis
  • Use of illegal drugs 
  • Viral, bacterial, fungal infection
  • Wegener's granulomatosis
Specialists to visit
Cardiac Surgeon

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