Lymphocytic myocarditis occurs with myocardial infarction and coincides with increased inflammation, hemorrhage and instability in coronary artery atherosclerotic plaques

Linde Woudstra*, P. Stefan Biesbroek, Reindert W. Emmens, Stephane Heymans, Lynda J. Juffermans, Albert C. van Rossum, Hans W. M. Niessen, Paul A. J. Krijnen

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)53-62
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal of Cardiology
Volume232
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2017

Keywords

  • Lymphocytic myocarditis
  • Myocardial infarction
  • Coronary arteries
  • Inflammation
  • Plaque instability
  • CARDIOVASCULAR MAGNETIC-RESONANCE
  • MAST-CELLS
  • VIRAL MYOCARDITIS
  • INFECTION
  • SPASM
  • ASSOCIATION
  • VASOSPASM
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • TISSUE
  • DEATH

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