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186 Possible Causes for Giant Cell Myocarditis

  • Cardiomyopathy

    Cooper LT Jr, Berry GJ, Shabetai R (1997) Idiopathic giant-cell myocarditis—natural history and treatment. Multicenter Giant Cell Myocarditis Study Group Investigators.[doi.org] Giant cell myocarditis Giant cell myocarditis (GCM) is a rare, rapidly progressive, and frequently fatal myocarditis.[emedicine.medscape.com] Noutsias M, Tschope C (2016) Giant cell myocarditis: still a conundrum. The need for a worldwide registry.[doi.org]

  • Lymphocytic Myocarditis

    […] and not giant cell myocarditis.[escardio.org] […] disease, and alternative causes (as arrhythmic ventricular dysplasia, vasculitis, sarcoidosis and giant cell myocarditis) were excluded.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Azathioprine was paused on first admission to the ICU as it is of unproven benefit for myocarditis other than for giant cell myocarditis [ 4 ].[eurjmedres.biomedcentral.com]

  • Myocarditis

    Giant-cell myocarditis. Intermediate magnification in sudden death case shows diffuse infiltration with numerous giant cells, lymphocytes, neutrophils, and eosinophils.[emedicine.medscape.com] Cooper LT Jr, Berry GJ, Shabetai R, for the Multicenter Giant Cell Myocarditis Study Group Investigators.[web.archive.org] Myocardial samples are examined for giant cells, which are characteristic of giant cell myocarditis, and the granulomas that occur in sarcoidosis.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Hypersensitivity Myocarditis

    Synonyms of Giant Cell Myocarditis GCM idiopathic giant cell myocarditis General Discussion Giant cell myocarditis is a rare cardiovascular disorder that occurs for unknown[rarediseases.org] Research articles complete the picture with discussions of the role of apoptosis in viral myocarditis, rat and mouse models of autoimmune giant cell and lymphocytic myocarditis[books.google.com] cell myocarditis a subtype of acute isolated myocarditis characterized by the presence of multinucleate giant cells and other inflammatory cells, and by ventricular dilatation[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Sarcoid Myocarditis

    Atrial giant cell myocarditis: a distinctive clinicopathologic entity. Circulation. 2013 Jan 1;127(1):39-47 8.[escardio.org] Idiopathic giant cell myocarditis and CS had distinct histologic features.[onlinejacc.org] This Doctoral Dissertation from November 2015, studied Cardiac Sarcoidosis (CM) and Giant Cell Myocarditis (GCM) in Finland.[myocarditisfoundation.org]

  • Giant Cell Myocarditis

    There were 38 patients who received a cardiac transplant for giant cell myocarditis in the Giant Cell Myocarditis Registry.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here we describe an unusual case of giant cell myocarditis (GCM) found in the left atrial appendage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She was diagnosed with congestive heart failure and cardiomyopathy, and endomyocardial biopsy revealed giant cell myocarditis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bacterial Myocarditis

    Research articles complete the picture with discussions of the role of apoptosis in viral myocarditis, rat and mouse models of autoimmune giant cell and lymphocytic myocarditis[books.google.com] A significantly smaller group of individuals with autoimmune conditions, may develop giant cell myocarditis.[myocarditisfoundation.org] […] patients with giant cell myocarditis and sarcoidosis).[heartupdate.com]

  • Myocarditis due to Radiation

    Visit - Giant cell myocarditis.[histopathology-india.net] Antibiotic medicines if the cause of the myocarditis is a germ (a bacterial infection). Steroid medication if the cause is giant cell myocarditis.[patient.info] Giant cell myocarditis Very rarely, a condition called idiopathic giant cell myocarditis may occur.[ada.com]

  • Acute Myocarditis

    Cardiac biopsy suggested giant cell myocarditis. The patient was treated with anticoagulation, steroids, and heart failure medications with resolution of the thrombus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Research articles complete the picture with discussions of the role of apoptosis in viral myocarditis, rat and mouse models of autoimmune giant cell and lymphocytic myocarditis[books.google.com] Giant cell myocarditis is a rare, frequently fatal disorder of unknown origin characterized by presence of giant cell inflammatory infiltrate in the myocardium.[journals.lww.com]

  • Toxic Myocarditis

    Causes Giant cell myocarditis Sarcoidosis Radiation Idiopathic (unknown causes) Wegener’s granulomatosis Endomyocardial fibrosis Loeffler endomyocarditis Endocardial fibroelastosis[healthhype.com] A significantly smaller group of individuals with autoimmune conditions, may develop giant cell myocarditis.[myocarditisfoundation.org] Visit - Giant cell myocarditis .[histopathology-india.net]

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