Which viral infections may cause dilated cardiomyopathy?

Updated: Nov 28, 2018
  • Author: Vinh Q Nguyen, MD; Chief Editor: Gyanendra K Sharma, MD, FACC, FASE  more...
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Viral infections and viruses associated with myocardial disease may be caused by the following:

  • Coxsackievirus (A and B) [1]

  • Influenza virus (A and B)

  • Adenovirus

  • Echovirus

  • Rabies

  • Hepatitis

  • Yellow fever

  • Lymphocytic choriomeningitis

  • Epidemic hemorrhagic fever

  • Chikungunya fever

  • Dengue fever

  • Cytomegalovirus

  • Epstein-Barr virus

  • Rubeola

  • Rubella

  • Mumps

  • Respiratory syncytial virus

  • Varicella-zoster virus

  • Human immunodeficiency virus


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