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A 43-year-old male asked:

Myocarditis test done. *ecg. normal with sinus arrhythmia *echo normal but type 2 diastolic dysfunction *sed rate 22 h *crp 3.70 h *troponin 0.011 normal with these results could 8 have myocarditis and could diastolic dysfunction improve. thanks?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 43 years experience
Unfortunately, you did not state medical history which is very important when test results are interpreted. If this person has Covid-19 infection, high ESR and CRP are common. Tropin, EKG and Echocardiogram results are not consistent with myocarditis and diastolic dysfunction is commonly present in hypertensive patients.

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