Myocarditis is a condition that is characterized by inflammation of the heart muscle (myocardium). Some affected people have no noticeable symptoms of the condition. When present, signs and symptoms may include chest pain, abnormal heartbeat, shortness of breath, fatigue, signs of infection (i.e. fever, headache, sore throat, diarrhea), and leg swelling. Myocarditis can be caused by a variety of factors including infections (viral, bacterial, parasitic, and fungal), allergic reactions to certain medications, and exposure to certain chemicals. It can also be associated with other inflammatory conditions such as lupus, Wegener's granulomatosis, giant cell arteritis and Takayasu's arteritis. Most cases occur sporadically in people with no family history of the condition. Treatment aims to address the underlying cause of the condition. Medications and rarely, a heart transplant may be needed if the heart muscle becomes weak. [ https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/7137/myocarditis ]

Synonyms: myocardium inflammation myocardial inflammation myocarditis myocardial inflammation (finding) inflammation of myocardium

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Term information

database cross reference
  • NCIT:C34831 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MedDRA:10028606
  • MONDO:0004496
  • UMLS:C0027059 (NCIT:C34831)
  • ICD9:429.0 (i2s)
  • COHD:314383 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MESH:D009205 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • SCTID:50920009 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • KEGG:05416 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:I40 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • GARD:0007137 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • MedDRA:10028619
  • DOID:820 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:I51.4 (DOID:820)
Subsets

gard_rare

closeMatch

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/195119007

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/251060004

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/155380004

exactMatch

http://identifiers.org/snomedct/50920009

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NCIT_C34831

http://identifiers.org/mesh/D009205

http://linkedlifedata.com/resource/umls/id/C0027059

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/DOID_820

excluded subClassOf

http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/MONDO_0002824

id

EFO:0009609

see also

https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/7137/myocarditis