Flu Causes Cardiac Complications by Indirectly Infecting the Heart
Saturday, May 14, 2022 12:31 PM
Cardiac problems associated with the flu are not caused by raging inflammation in the lungs, as has long been predicted. Instead, the electrical malfunctions and heart scarring seen in some of the sickest patients are caused by direct influenza infection of cardiac cells, according to research conducted in a mouse model. Read more.