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What are the chances of myocarditis being passed on to children?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Zip

Myocarditis is an acquired illness and not passed on to children.
However, there are familial forms of cardiomyopathy that can be passed on.

In brief: Zip

Myocarditis is an acquired illness and not passed on to children.
However, there are familial forms of cardiomyopathy that can be passed on.
Dr. Bennett Werner
Dr. Bennett Werner
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Slim

Myocarditis is not really a genetic disease.
Genetic factors passed on to children can make them more susceptible.

In brief: Slim

Myocarditis is not really a genetic disease.
Genetic factors passed on to children can make them more susceptible.
Dr. Barton Cook
Dr. Barton Cook
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