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Can myocarditis be cured?

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You may recover completely. Or you may have a chronic condition. Your outlook depends on:

Follow-up care can help keep track of any ongoing problems. Myocarditis can recur, although it’s not common.

  • What caused your myocarditis
  • Your overall health
  • If you have complications

From: What You Should Know: Myocarditis WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Myocarditis Foundation: "About Myocarditis."

eMedicine: "Myocarditis."

Mount Sinai Cardiovascular Institute and Center for Cardiovascular Health: "Myocarditis."

MedlinePlus: "Myocarditis."

Reviewed by James Beckerman on September 05, 2018

SOURCES:

Myocarditis Foundation: "About Myocarditis."

eMedicine: "Myocarditis."

Mount Sinai Cardiovascular Institute and Center for Cardiovascular Health: "Myocarditis."

MedlinePlus: "Myocarditis."

Reviewed by James Beckerman on September 05, 2018

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