Asymptomatic eosinophilic myocarditis: 2 + 2 = 4 or 5!

S. Seshadri, J. Narula, P. Chopra

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Abstract

A twenty-eight year old man was admitted with a cerebrovascular accident and hypereosinophilia secondary to microfilarial infection. Endomyocardial biopsy revealed focal eosinophilic myocarditis. The intriguing presence of this asymptomatic myocarditis raises interesting possibilities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)348-349
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume31
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Eosinophilia
  • Filariasis
  • Myocarditis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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