Effusive-constrictive pericarditis as the manifestation of an unexpected diagnosis

Constrictive pericarditis is a clinical condition characterized by the appearance of signs and symptoms of right heart failure due to loss of pericardial compliance. Cardiac surgery is now one of the most frequent causes in developed countries, while tuberculosis remains the most prevalent cause in...

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Main Authors: Liliana Marta, Miguel Alves, Marisa Peres, Ricardo Ferreira, Hugo Ferreira, Margarida Leal, Ângelo Nobre
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Elsevier 2015-01-01
Series:Revista Portuguesa de Cardiologia (English Edition)
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2174204914002839

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