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English definition of “myocarditis”

myocarditis

noun [U] uk   /ˌmaɪ.əʊ.kɑːdˈaɪ.tɪs/ us    /ˌmɑɪ.oʊ.kɑrˈdɑɪ.t̬ɪs/ specialized
inflammation of the inner muscular layer of the heart, usually caused by a viral infectionThe circulatory system and blood
(Definition of myocarditis from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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