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[Contrast-enhanced cardiac magnetic resonance in patients with acute myocarditis].

Authors
  • Munk, Peter Scott
  • Manhenke, Cord
  • Ørn, Stein
  • Greve, Ole Jacob
Type
Published Article
Journal
Tidsskrift for den Norske lægeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny række
Publication Date
May 15, 2008
Volume
128
Issue
10
Pages
1172–1174
Identifiers
PMID: 18480866
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Ce-cardiac MRI is important in the diagnosis of acute myocarditis. If troponin T levels are < 0.1 microg/L during the acute phase, it is unlikely that a contrast enhancement pattern will be compatible with myocarditis.

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