Health Insurance for Myocarditis
Several thousands of people are diagnosed with Myocarditis in India and 5 to 20% of all the cases of sudden deaths in adults are caused because of myocarditis.
Myocarditis is a disease marked by the damage and inflammation of the heart muscle caused due to viral infection. It can also be caused by bacterial and fungal infection or an autoimmune disease. In case you have some infection, your body produces cells to fight that infection which release chemicals. This chemical might damage the heart muscle that leads to cardiac dysfunction, heart failure and sudden death. The heart might become swollen, thick, and weak.
Some of the symptoms of myocarditis are:
- Shortness of breath
- Abnormal heartbeat
- Chest pain or pressure
- Pain in joints
- Swallowing in veins, legs and neck
- Small amounts of urine
A few other symptoms include:
- Body ache
- Joint pain
- Sore throat
The treatment focuses mainly to help your heart function properly and the medication is to control the infection. If you are suffering from any of the signs and symptoms associated with myocarditis, you must seek immediate medical attention. It is also recommended that you check the Royal Sundaram’s health insurance plans
that are equipped with features like ambulance cover, easy renewal, pre/post hospitalization charges, and many more. To cover medical expenses is very simple with Royal Sundaram health insurance for myocarditis.