Simultaneous pericarditis and myocarditis usually due to the same etiologic agent.

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peri·myo·car·di·tis (per″e-mi″o-kahr-diґtis) [peri- + myocarditis] combined pericarditis and myocarditis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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