Purulent pericarditis as a complication of pneumonia in an infant. Clinical case report

Introduction: Purulent pericarditis is an inflammatory process in the pericardium caused by bacterial infection. If experienced during childhood and with untimely diagnosis, it has a high mortality rate. Case presentation: A 10-month-old infant was admitted to a high complexity pediatric hospital i...

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Main Authors: Diego Alejandro Lozano Espinosa, Olga Yamile Castiblanco Rubio, Juan Carlos Bustos Acosta, Roy Sanguino Lobo, Germán Camacho Moreno, Edgar Hernando Rojas Soto
Format: Article
Published: Universidad Nacional de Colombia 2018-01-01
Series:Case Reports
Online Access:https://revistas.unal.edu.co/index.php/care/article/view/65333