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- noun Inflammation of the muscular wall of the heart and of its enveloping membrane.
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- noun medicine A combination of
myocarditisand pericarditis, where there is fluidin the heart.
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Many enteroviruses are associated with specific syndromes, for example, the group B coxsackieviruses more commonly cause meningitis or myopericarditis and enterovirus 71 causes hand-foot-mouth disease (vesicular eruption and inflammation of the throat and mouth with rash) with or without encephalitis.
Dengue pericarditis can be seen but it is very rare and in the form of myopericarditis.
(inflammation of the brain), myopericarditis (inflammation of the heart tissue), and, occasionally, paralytic diseases.