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by John A. Robinson,John B. O'Connell

  • ISBN: 0024025305
  • Category: Medical Books
  • Author: John A. Robinson,John B. O'Connell
  • Subcategory: Medicine
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Collamore Pr (September 1, 1983)
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In: Robinson JA, O'Connell JB (eds) Myocarditis: Precursor of cardiomyopathy. Heath, Lexington, pp 71–92Google Scholar.

John B. O'Connell, Robert E. Henkin.

1 December, 1985) Free. P. Isaacs, A. Keshavarzian. Viral myocarditis and dilated cardiomyopathy - an experimental study with special reference to immunological behaviour of T- and B-lymphocytes (1 December, 1985) Free. Chuichi Kawai, Chiharu Kishimoto. Coxsackie viral myocarditis (1 December, 1985) Free. John B. O'Connell, John A. Robinson. Myocardial gallium-67 imaging in dilated cardiomyopathy (1 December, 1985) Free. Table of Contents (PDF).

Myocarditis in association with cardiac dysfunction is classified as inflammatory CARDIOMYOPATHY usually caused by INFECTION, autoimmune diseases, or responses to toxic substances. Myocarditis is also a common cause of DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY and other cardiomyopathies. Cardiac toxicity after conventional antineoplastic drugs (eg, anthracyclines) has historically been a relevant issue.

In book: Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease . Lymphocytic myocarditis and left ventricular noncompaction are important causes of childhood cardiomyopathy in Australia.

In book: Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease, p. 18-424. Cite this publication. Dilated cardiomyopathy made up 5. percent of cases, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 2. percent, restrictive cardiomyopathy . percent, and left ventricular noncompaction . percent of cases.

book by John A. O’Connell, Maria Rosa Costanzo-Nordin, Ramiah Subramanian, John A. . Robinson, Diane E. Wallis, Patrick J. Scanlon and Rolf M. Gunnar. Author + information. Peripartum cardiomyopathy is defined as left ventricular dilation and failure, first developing during the third trimester of pregnancy or in the first 6 months postpartum. In all patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy and myocarditis, the myocardial biopsy was performed within 1 week of onset of symptoms. Seven (50%) of the patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy had dramatic improvement within 6 weeks of follow-up, and 6 (43%) died.

n Myocarditis is an inflammatory disease of the heart muscle, diagnosed by established histological, immunological, and immunohistochemical criteria (the World. Health tional Society and Federation of Cardiology, 1995). n The true incidence of myocarditis is unknown because the majority of cases are asymptomatic. n Involvement of the myocardium has been reported in 1 to 5 % of patients with acute viral infections. n Autopsy studies have revealed varying estimates of the incidence of myocarditis.

John J. Robinson (c. 1918–1996) was an American author, best known as the author of Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry

John J. 1918–1996) was an American author, best known as the author of Born in Blood: The Lost Secrets of Freemasonry. He was a member of the Medieval Academy of America, the Organization of American Historians, and the Royal Over-Seas League of London.

Cardiomyopathy is a group of diseases that affect the heart muscle. Early on there may be few or no symptoms. Some people may have shortness of breath, feel tired, or have swelling of the legs due to heart failure. An irregular heart beat may occur as well as fainting. Those affected are at an increased risk of sudden cardiac.

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