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ALLMedicine™ Constrictive Pericarditis Center

Research & Reviews  355 results

Shrink-ring Constrictive Pericarditis Mimicking Double Chambered Right Ventricle.
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Xu M, Li J et. al.

Jan 16th, 2022 - Shrink-ring Constrictive Pericarditis Mimicking Double Chambered Right Ventricle.|2022|Xu M,Li J,Luo Y,Xiong F,|

Natriuretic peptides to differentiate constrictive pericarditis and restrictive cardiom...
Clinical Cardiology; Diaz-Arocutipa C, Saucedo-Chinchay J et. al.

Dec 31st, 2021 - Previous studies have shown that natriuretic peptide levels are increased in patients with restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) but not in constrictive pericarditis (CP). We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the diagnostic ut...

A case report of Nocardia asiatica constrictive pericarditis in a patient with Human Im...
Cardiovascular Pathology : the Official Journal of the So... Griessel R, Mitton B et. al.

Dec 27th, 2021 - Nocardiosis commonly affects the respiratory system and is a rare cause of purulent pericarditis. Invasive nocardial infections occur more frequently in patients with immunosuppression. A misdiagnosis as tuberculosis infection is not uncommon, esp...

Lessons of the month 3: Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis following COVID-19 vaccinat...
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Cory P, Lawrence H et. al.

Dec 5th, 2021 - A 36-year-old woman presented to hospital 9 days after receiving her first dose of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine with fever, myalgia and a sore throat. She was previously fit and well with no prior vaccine reactions.There was no clinical response to...

Radical pericardiectomy for pericardial diseases.
Multimedia Manual of Cardiothoracic Surgery : MMCTS; Iacona GM, Unai S et. al.

Nov 25th, 2021 - Pericarditis is the most common form of pericardial disease. Its exact incidence remains unknown, probably because many cases resolve without diagnosis. Indications for pericardiectomy from the standpoint of the cardiac surgeon are based mainly on...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Prospective Registry of Patients With Isolated Severe Tricuspid Regurgitation

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Inclusion criteria Severe isolated TR for more than 6 months Exclusion criteria Severe mitral and aortic valvular heart disease Age equals to or more than 75 years Malignancy or serious comorbidity with life expectancy < 5years Acute or subacute i...

Management of Pericarditis in Children.

Aug 17th, 2017 - Pericarditis usually present with chest pain and dyspnea. Effusion can present with no symptoms, dull ache in left chest and abdominal pain Cardiac tamponade is recognized by the excessive fall of systolic blood pressure Diagnostic workup A) Chest...

Constrictive Pericarditis in the Adult Congenital Cardiac Population

Jun 13th, 2007 - Constrictive pericarditis is a notoriously difficult diagnosis to reach. There are no signs, symptoms or pathognomonic diagnostic tests for pericardial constriction. In the adult congenital patients, it is also difficult. In addition, with pulmona...

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News  19 results

FDA Probes LAAO; Dairy Fat's Heart Benefit; Repatha OK'd for Pediatric HeFH

Sep 28th, 2021 - In response to a study published in August, FDA is investigating whether women really have worse outcomes after Watchman left atrial appendage occlusion (LAAO) than men. Shorter intervals between measurements: a way to slice a minute off standard ...

Heart Failure Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESC, 2021) 

Sep 3rd, 2021 - Clinical practice guidelines on the management of heart failure by the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) were published in August 2021 in the European Heart Journal.[1] HFpEF (heart failure with preserved ejection fraction) diagnosis requires e...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge on Key Aspects of Heart Failure

Feb 7th, 2020 - Because of increased myocardial oxygen consumption and demand beyond a critical level, the following high-output states can precipitate the clinical presentation of heart failure: Profound anemia Thyrotoxicosis Myxedema Paget disease of bone Albri...

Analyze This Image: Young and Short of Breath

Dec 2nd, 2016 - Explanation: What is shown in Figure 1 is the pulse-wave (PW) Doppler through the left ventricular outflow tract (LVOT). The rhythm is regular, but the peak velocities vary from 0.8 m/s to 1.1 m/s. When there is significant variability in the flow...

How to tell constrictive pericarditis from mimickers
Cardiology News;

Feb 11th, 2015 - A patient with constrictive pericarditis will have enhanced ventricular interaction arising from the restraint imposed by a rigid, diseased pericardium. That’s crucial.

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Patient Education  6 results see all →