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Can a viral infection can lead to myocardial infarction and/or any other serious consequence?

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Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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In brief: Viral Myocarditis

Viral myocarditis is rare but when it occurs may be fatal in a matter of hours and may require ventricular assist devices as a rescue lifesaving therapy sometimes as a bridge to a heart transplant.
Still high mortality risk.

In brief: Viral Myocarditis

Viral myocarditis is rare but when it occurs may be fatal in a matter of hours and may require ventricular assist devices as a rescue lifesaving therapy sometimes as a bridge to a heart transplant.
Still high mortality risk.
Dr. Mario Matos-Cruz
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