Acute Transient Effusive-Constrictive Pericarditis

A 52-year-old female developed acute idiopathic pericarditis, which was complicated with tamponade. Constrictive physiology persisted after pericardiocentesis, and effusive-constrictive pericarditis (ECP) was diagnosed. Constrictive physiology improved in 10 days with anti-inflammatory therapy. This...

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Main Authors: Kazuhito Hirata, MD, Izumi Nakayama, MD, Minoru Wake, MD
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Elsevier 2019-12-01
Series:JACC: Case Reports
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Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666084919303882

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