Acupuncture related acute purulent pericarditis masquerading uremic pericarditis

We are reporting a rare case of acupuncture-related acute pericarditis in an old-aged gentleman due to Staphylococcus aureus infection who was successfully managed with drainage of pericardial fluid and broad-spectrum antibiotics. We also reviewed the literature and found cardiac tamponade as the mo...

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Main Authors: Waqas Ullah, Sohaib Roomi, Zeeshan Sattar, Asrar Ahmad, Zain Ali, Usman Sarwar, Vincent Figueredo
Format: Article
Published: Taylor & Francis Group 2019-05-01
Series:Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives
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