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Fulminant myopericarditis in an immunocompetent adult due to pandemic 2009 (H1N1) influenza A virus infection

Davoudi, A.R. and Maleki, A.R. and Beykmohammadi, A.R. and Tayebi, A. (2012) Fulminant myopericarditis in an immunocompetent adult due to pandemic 2009 (H1N1) influenza A virus infection. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 44 (6). pp. 470-472. ISSN 00365548 (ISSN)

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Abstract

Acute myopericarditis is a well-recognized but rare complication of numerous viral infections. Here we report a case of fulminant myopericarditis presenting with acute heart failure and a state of shock in a previously healthy young woman. H1N1 influenza A virus sequences were identified in throat and pericardial fluid, suggesting a viral source of the infection. © 2012 Informa Healthcare.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Unmapped bibliographic data: LA - English [Field not mapped to EPrints] J2 - Scand. J. Infect. Dis. [Field not mapped to EPrints] C2 - 22074554 [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Department of Infectious Disease, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, North Iranian Research Centre for Infectious Disease, Sari, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Research Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, 5th km of Gorgan-Tehran Ave, Gorgan, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Faculty of Medicine, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] DB - Scopus [Field not mapped to EPrints]
Uncontrolled Keywords: Myocarditis, Pandemic 2009/H1N1, Pericardial effusion, antibiotic agent, antipyretic agent, captopril, ceftriaxone, creatine kinase, furosemide, oseltamivir, ranitidine, spironolactone, troponin, vancomycin, acute heart failure, adult, article, case report, central venous pressure, chill, coughing, female, fever, fulminant myopericarditis, human, immunocompromised patient, influenza A (H1N1), myalgia, nausea, pandemic influenza, pericardial effusion, pericarditis, physical examination, respiratory failure, shock, ST segment elevation, tachypnea, thorax radiography, throat, vomiting, Adult, Echocardiography, Female, Heart Failure, Humans, Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype, Influenza, Human, Myocarditis, Pericardial Effusion, Pericarditis, Pharynx, RNA, Viral, Shock, Cardiogenic
Subjects: مقالات نمایه شده محققین دانشگاه در سایت ,Web of Science ,Scopus
Divisions: معاونت تحقیقات و فناوری
Depositing User: GOUMS
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2015 08:39
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2017 10:49
URI: http://eprints.goums.ac.ir/id/eprint/2011

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