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Related to pancarditis: pancreatitis, rheumatic fever, Aschoff bodies
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Noun1.pancarditis - inflammation of the entire heart (the epicardium and the myocardium and the endocardium)
carditis - inflammation of the heart
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Bouillaud assigned a "law of coincidence" which involved establishing an association between articular disease and inflammatory involvement of all layers of the heart (pancarditis) in acute generalized articular rheumatism (rheumatic fever) (41).
Carditis in ARA is pancarditis. However, endocarditis, which leads to valvular regurgitation, is observed much more frequently in clinical practice.
Pancarditis is a known complication of acute rheumatic fever [32].
Autopsy revealed diffuse lymphocytic pancarditis. 46 M Presented with fatigue, presyncope, and palpitations found to be bradycardic in 3rd-degree atrioventricular (AV) block.