Idiopathic Constrictive Pericarditis and Eggshell Calcification of the Heart

Extensive pericardial calcification is rare in patients with chronic constrictive pericarditis (CCP). We report the case of a young man who had CCP with “eggshell” calcification of the pericardium and the classic features of CCP on echocardiography and cardiac catheterization. The patient had an une...

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Main Authors: Rajesh Vijayvergiya, MD, Navjyot Kaur, MD, Ramesh Patel, MD, Anupam Lal, MD, Ganesh Kasinadhuni, MD
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2020-08-01
Series:JACC: Case Reports
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