Published: 13 November 2019
Author(s): Giovanni Perettoa, Cristina Basso, Paolo Della Bella, Simone Sala
Section: Letter to the Editor

Myocarditis is a complex inflammatory disease, usually secondary to viral infections or autoimmune processes selectively involving the myocardium [1]. Thyroid dysregulation, often triggered by similar underlying mechanisms, has been in turn associated with a spectrum of cardiac diseases [2]. However, thyroid function has never been investigated systematically in adult patients with a new diagnosis of endomyocardial biopsy (EMB)-proved myocarditis.


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