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Can stomach virus cause myocarditis?

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Dr. Jessica Allan
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Myocarditis is an inflammatory disease of the myocardium. Viral infections like enteroviruses, adenoviruses, parvovirus B19, hepatitis C, herpes virus 6, Lyme disease including other conditions can cause myocarditis.

In brief: Yes

Myocarditis is an inflammatory disease of the myocardium. Viral infections like enteroviruses, adenoviruses, parvovirus B19, hepatitis C, herpes virus 6, Lyme disease including other conditions can cause myocarditis.
Dr. Jessica Allan
Dr. Jessica Allan
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Dr. Abdus Khan
Urgent Care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

there are a lot of viruses that can cause myocarditis or the inflammation of the outer muscles of the heart.
Usually these are some unusual viruses. Stomach virus or stomach fluid a group of viruses that usually does not give rise to myocarditis. Thank you.

In brief: No

there are a lot of viruses that can cause myocarditis or the inflammation of the outer muscles of the heart.
Usually these are some unusual viruses. Stomach virus or stomach fluid a group of viruses that usually does not give rise to myocarditis. Thank you.
Dr. Abdus Khan
Dr. Abdus Khan
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