Recurrent pericarditis: a case report and literature review

Background. Recurrence affects about 30% (20% to 50%) of patients within 18 months after the initial episode of acute pericarditis resulting in subsequent rehospitalizations. Bearing in mind high treatment costs of patients admitted to hospital with acute and recurrent pericarditis, there is a need...

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Main Authors: Justina Katinaitė, Birutė Petrauskienė
Format: Article
Published: Vilnius University Press 2017-11-01
Series:Acta Medica Lituanica
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