John Libbey Eurotext

MT Cardio


MR imaging in myocarditis. Volume 2, issue 6, Novembre-Décembre 2006


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Myocarditis results in myocyte necrosis that can mimic other cardiac diseases, mainly ischemic cardiopathy. The value of MR imaging is not only to provide information on cardiac function, but also to precise the underlying cause of the disease.