Pediatric Viral Myocarditis Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Aug 26, 2015
  • Author: Edwin Rodriguez-Cruz, MD; Chief Editor: Howard S Weber, MD, FSCAI  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Conditions to consider in the differential diagnosis of viral myocarditis include the following:

  • Nonviral myocarditis
  • Viral pericarditis
  • Medial necrosis of the coronary arteries
  • Shock
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Differential Diagnoses