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What are the symptoms of myocarditis i should be looking for?

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Dr. Rashed Hasan
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Myocarditis: When severe myocarditis leads to hear failure. Symptoms may consist of shortness of breath at rest, with activities or the inability to lay flat (depending on the severity). You may also feel that your heart beats are fast or irregular. Often the symptoms resolve with treatment, but patients can develop long-term heart failure that may require heart transplant.

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A 24-year-old female asked:

What are symptoms of myocarditis ?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Chest pain: Typical symptoms of myocarditis re chest pain, shortness of breath and palpitations (irregular heart beat) Check out this site for more information. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/myocarditis/basics/symptoms/con-20027303 If you think you have this see a doctor as soon as possible.

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