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Research & Reviews  127 results

Autoimmune and Autoinflammatory Pericarditis: Definitions and New Treatments.
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Current Cardiology Reports; Bizzi E, Trotta L et. al.

Jul 29th, 2021 - The purpose of the review is to analyze the pathogenetic mechanisms that underlie acute pericarditis, with attention to autoimmune and autoinflammatory pericarditis, and, in addition, to review the available therapeutic armamentarium. Several stud...

Cytarabine-induced pericarditis confirmed using cardiac MRI: A case report.
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Dong T, Chami T et. al.

Jun 30th, 2021 - Pericarditis is a rare but debilitating complication of cytarabine therapy. While echocardiography can aid with the diagnosis, cardiac MRI has superior accuracy in establishing the diagnosis. In this case, we describe a 65-year-old patient receivi...

Subacute effusive-constrictive pericarditis in a patient with COVID-19.
BMJ Case Reports; Diaconu R, Popescu L et. al.

Jun 13th, 2021 - We report the case of a previously healthy young woman, who developed a severe form of COVID-19 with massive pneumonia and acute pericarditis in whom constrictive physiology developed rapidly. To our knowledge, this represents the second reported ...

Pericardial Diseases in COVID19: a Contemporary Review.
Current Cardiology Reports; Furqan MM, Verma BR et. al.

Jun 4th, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID19) involves the heart, including pericardium. This article reviews the possible pathophysiological mechanisms in pericardial involvement in COVID19 and pericardial manifestations of COVID19. It also summarizes the p...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Dexamethasone Compared to Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in the Treatment of Acute Pericarditis

Mar 12th, 2021 - Dexamethasone compared to Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the treatment of acute pericarditis: a non-inferiority randomized controlled trial (Dexa-P) Objectives: The investigators hypothesize that therapy with short term, high dose dexame...

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News  21 results

A 60-Year-Old Man With Diabetes and Hypertension

Sep 19th, 2017 - Pericardial effusions are common sequelae of acute pericarditis. The presence of systemic arterial hypotension, tachycardia, elevated jugular venous pressure, and/or pulsus paradoxus (a decrease in systolic arterial pressure of more than 10 mm Hg ...

Fast Five Quiz: Can You Recognize Subtle and Surprising Signs of Heart Conditions?

Jul 11th, 2017 - Cardiovascular symptoms in pericardial effusion can include the following: Chest pain, pressure, discomfort: Characteristically, pericardial pain may be relieved by sitting up and leaning forward and is intensified by lying supine. Light-headednes...

Lupus Pericarditis Yields to Gout Drug

Jul 24th, 2015 - Action Points The study suggests that colchicine is a steroid-sparing, effective agent for the treatment for pericarditis in patients with lupus. Note that three patients experienced mild gastrointestinal side effects but this did not require stop...

Pleuritic chest pain and globus pharyngeus
The Journal of Family Practice;

May 1st, 2015 - Differential diagnosis includes inflammatory conditions The differential diagnosis for pneumomediastinum includes pericarditis, mediastinitis, Boerhaave syndrome, and acute coronary syndrome. Pericarditis.

When does pericarditis merit a workup for autoimmune or inflammatory disease?
M. Chadi Alraies, MD, FACP, M. Motaz Baibars, MD, FACP et. al.

May 1st, 2015 - Pericarditis is in most cases a one-time disease simply treated with anti-inflammatory drugs. It requires no extensive workup for systemic inflammatory or autoimmune disease.

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