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According to the American Heart Association approximately 15,000 people in the United States each year are diagnosed with infective endocarditis. Researchers are breaking ground on a new surgery to prevent this disease from causing death.
Myocardits is an inflammation of the heart muscles that is a major cause of heart failure in young patients.
Life-threatening cardiac arrhythmia can be a consequence of myocarditis â€“ an inflammation of the cardiac muscle that can be caused by the Coxsackievirus.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Northwestern University football coach Randy Walker died of an apparent heart attack Thursday night, school officials said. Walker, 52, had complained of chest pains and was taken to a local hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
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