A Complicated Case of Transient Constrictive Pericarditis Secondary to Rivaroxaban-Associated Hemopericardium

A 72-year-old man on rivaroxaban developed effusive constrictive pericarditis secondary to hemopericardium. His condition improved with anti-inflammatory therapy supporting a diagnosis of transient constrictive pericarditis. On follow-up, residual constriction developed requiring surgical pericardie...

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Main Authors: Vardhmaan Jain, MD, Ossama K. Abou Hassan, MD, Michael Chetrit, MD, Agam Bansal, MD, Mohamed M. Gad, MD, Nicholas Kassis, MD, Allan L. Klein, MD
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2020-10-01
Series:JACC: Case Reports
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2666084920308949