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ALLMedicine™ Pericarditis Center

Research & Reviews  91 results

Constrictive pericarditis in the setting of repeated chest trauma in a mixed martial ar...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8607559
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders; Ferrel MN, Iriana S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2021 - Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is characterized by scarring and loss of elasticity of the pericardium. This case demonstrates that mixed martial arts (MMA) is a previously unrecognized risk factor for CP, diagnosis of which is supported by cardiac...

Constrictive pericarditis following heart transplantation: Reality or fiction?
https://doi.org/10.1111/echo.15229
Echocardiography (Mount Kisco, N.Y.); Fadel BM, Mahjoub H et. al.

Nov 11th, 2021 - Constrictive pericarditis (CP) is a curable cause of diastolic heart failure with prior cardiac surgery being a recognizable etiology. We report a patient who developed CP one year following heart transplantation. Several clinical and imaging rela...

Left ventricular strain-curve morphology to distinguish between constrictive pericardit...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ehf2.13679
ESC Heart Failure; Yang Z, Wang H et. al.

Oct 30th, 2021 - To distinguish between constrictive pericarditis (CP) and restrictive cardiomyopathy (RCM) using cardiac magnetic resonance feature tracking (CMR-FT) left ventricle (LV) diastolic time-strain curve patterns and myocardial strain. A total of 32 CP ...

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News  4 results

Benefits of mRNA COVID Vaccines Outweigh Rare Heart Risks, Says WHO
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/954548

Jul 12th, 2021 - GENEVA (Reuters) - The benefits of mRNA COVID-19 vaccines outweigh the very small risk they might cause heart inflammation, as the jabs reduce hospitalisations and deaths, an advisory panel of the World Health Organization said on Friday. In a sta...

CORP: Colchicine Prevents Recurrent Pericarditis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/748686

Aug 28th, 2011 - August 28, 2011 (Paris, France) — Italian researchers have shown that colchicine, when given in addition to conventional therapy, prevents recurrent episodes of pericarditis [1]. Specifically, the study, Colchicine for Recurrent Pericarditis (CORP...

CORP: Colchicine Prevents Recurrent Pericarditis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/748686

Aug 28th, 2011 - August 28, 2011 (Paris, France) — Italian researchers have shown that colchicine, when given in addition to conventional therapy, prevents recurrent episodes of pericarditis [1]. Specifically, the study, Colchicine for Recurrent Pericarditis (CORP...

Rare Disease Offers Pediatric Rheumatology Insights : Report details genetic mutation in the joint condition camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis.
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/43045/rheumatoid-arthritis/rare-disease-offers-pediatric-rheumatology-insights
Diana Mahoney

The recent identification of novel gene mutations in seven Saudi Arabian children with camptodactyly-arthropathy-coxa vara-pericarditis syndrome has implications beyond the rare autosomal recessive joint condition, as it provides researchers with.

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