Keywords: myocarditis, pericarditis, myopericarditis (PubMed Search)
Both acute pericarditis and myopericarditis are intensely inflammatory. As a result, CRP testing is extremely sensitive for these conditions and is excellent for evaluating their presence or absence.
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