Citations 0
Editor's Correspondence
July 28, 2003

Prevalence of Viral Myocarditis

Author Affiliations

Copyright 2003 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved. Applicable FARS/DFARS Restrictions Apply to Government Use.2003

Arch Intern Med. 2003;163(14):1742. doi:10.1001/archinte.163.14.1742-a

I wish to comment on the interesting article by Greaves et al1 on the prevalence of myocarditis during acute viral infections, in which they concluded that the prevalence of myocarditis during acute influenza infection is low. I, too, had always questioned the frequency and diagnosis of viral myocarditis till I visited Berlin recently.2

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview