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Is carditis infection or inflammation of the heart?
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
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In brief: Can be both
Carditis can be due to infections with bacteria, viruses, fungi and non-infectious causes such as auto-immune disease, e.
g. Rheumatic fever, lupus, post mi/cardiotomy syndrome, and radiation injury etc.

In brief: Can be both
Carditis can be due to infections with bacteria, viruses, fungi and non-infectious causes such as auto-immune disease, e.
g. Rheumatic fever, lupus, post mi/cardiotomy syndrome, and radiation injury etc.
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