How do you pronounce pericarditis?
What causes pericarditis?
What causes pericarditis flare ups?
Viral pericarditis is caused by a complication of a viral infection, most often a gastrointestinal virus. Bacterial pericarditis is caused by a bacterial infection, including tuberculosis. Fungal pericarditis is caused by a fungal infection.
How do you pronounce vasoconstrictor?
What does vasoconstriction mean?
Can arteries Vasoconstrict?
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