Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde vol:70 issue:12 pages:713-715
A young man with bloody diarrhea and transient thoracic pain
Campylobacter species are a rare cause of perimyocarditis, which usually presents as thoracic pain in association with diarrhea. It is often benign and transient. The medical history of a 21-year-old patient with Campylobacter colitis and perimyocarditis is reported.