Long-evolution ascites in a patient with constrictive pericarditis

Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is an uncommon disease resulting from chronic pericardial inflammation, fibrosis and calcification. Since there are atypical forms of presentation, with subtle or nonexistent cardiorespiratory symptoms, diagnosis may be challenging and difficult. Recurrent ascites in p...

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Main Authors: Gonçalo Nunes, Narcisa Fatela, Fernando Ramalho
Format: Article
Published: Aran Ediciones
Series:Revista Espanola de Enfermedades Digestivas
Online Access:http://scielo.isciii.es/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1130-01082016000600011&lng=en&tlng=en