Journal Article

Complete atrioventricular block associated with toxoplasma myocarditis

Matteo Mariani, Massimo Pagani, Corinna Inserra and Stefano De Servi

in EP Europace

Published on behalf of European Heart Rhythm Association of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)

Volume 8, issue 3, pages 221-223
Published in print March 2006 | ISSN: 1099-5129
Published online February 2006 | e-ISSN: 1532-2092 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/europace/euj046
Complete atrioventricular block associated with toxoplasma myocarditis

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Myocarditis has been described during and after a wide variety of infectious agents: viral, rickettsial, bacterial, protozoal, and metazoal diseases may cause cardiac inflammation. We report a case of toxoplasma myocarditis in a young healthy man.

Keywords: Toxoplasma; Myocarditis

Journal Article.  783 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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