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What are the tests for viral myocarditis?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jeff Finkelstein
Emergency Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: It depends
Usually start with ekg and blood tests then echocardiogram.
Depending on severity, may also need a cardiac cath and biopsy.

In brief: It depends
Usually start with ekg and blood tests then echocardiogram.
Depending on severity, may also need a cardiac cath and biopsy.
Dr. Jeff Finkelstein
Dr. Jeff Finkelstein
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Dr. Michael Zevitz
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
In brief: Two main tests
Echocardiogram (ultrasound) of the heart and biopsy of the heart muscle to confirm viral damage to the muscle tissue.

In brief: Two main tests
Echocardiogram (ultrasound) of the heart and biopsy of the heart muscle to confirm viral damage to the muscle tissue.
Dr. Michael Zevitz
Dr. Michael Zevitz
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